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Origins of the McCarley surname

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About the McCarleys

We have a total number of 1152 records for people with the last name McCarley.

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Where do most McCarleys live?

In 1921, most McCarleys lived in London.


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Interesting facts about McCarleys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 511 records for the McCarley surname. The oldest one dates back to 1860.

Who were McCarleys most likely to marry?

Mc Carleys

&

Smiths

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married McCarleys.

What are the most common McCarley first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Margaret

Our birth record sets tell us the names of McCarley family members

Common jobs for McCarleys

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

Common Female occupations for McCarleys in 1921
General Servant

3

House Keeper

3

C P L W

2

Domestic Servant

2

Hawker

2

Common Male occupations for McCarleys in 1921
Cabinet Maker

4

Errand Boy

4

Agricultural Labourer

3

General Labourer

3

Joiner

3

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