Origins of the McAlear surname

About the McAlears

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    In 1921, most McAlears lived in north-east

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    Interesting facts about Mcalear

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    Mc Alears


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    Dorothy Edith

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    Common jobs for Mcalears

    Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

    Common female occupations for Mcalears in 1921

    Mill Worker




    Cook Domestic


    Factory Hand


    Yarn Winder


    Common male occupations for Mcalears in 1921





    Ironfounders Labourer


    Railway Labourer


    Rivet Heater


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