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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?

Duggans

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Dowsons

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married McDools.

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

2

Ag Labs Wife

1

Cattle-Woman

1

Farm Servant

1

Farmers Wife

1

Common Male occupations for McDools in 1921
Coal Miner

3

Labourer In Iron Works

3

Steel Roller

2

At School

1

Clerical Student

1

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