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Origins of the McDool surname

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About the McDools

We have a total number of 137 records for people with the last name McDool.

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Where do most McDools live?

In 1921, most McDools lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about McDools

How common is your surname?

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

We have 90 records for the McDool surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were McDools most likely to marry?




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What are the most common McDool first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for McDools

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

Common Female occupations for McDools in 1921
Domestic Servant


Ag Labs Wife




Farm Servant


Farmers Wife


Common Male occupations for McDools in 1921
Coal Miner


Labourer In Iron Works


Steel Roller


At School


Clerical Student


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