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Origins of the McAlonan surname

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About the McAlonans

We have a total number of 434 records for people with the last name McAlonan.

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Where do most McAlonans live?

In 1921, most McAlonans lived in London.

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Interesting facts about McAlonans

How common is your surname?

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We have 159 records for the McAlonan surname. The oldest one dates back to 1939.

Who were McAlonans most likely to marry?

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What are the most common McAlonan first names?

  • James
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for McAlonans

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

Common Female occupations for McAlonans in 1921


Woollen Mill Worker


Errand Girl


Fafter's Wife


Flex Mill Worker


Common Male occupations for McAlonans in 1921


Hosiery Warehouseman






Worsted Spinner


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