Origins of the McGaffey surname

About the McGaffeys

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    In 1921, most McGaffeys lived in london

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    Common jobs for Mcgaffeys

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    Common female occupations for Mcgaffeys in 1921



    House- Keeper






    Common male occupations for Mcgaffeys in 1921

    Coke Drawer


    Coal Miner


    Dock Labourer


    Book Dealer


    Colliery Labourer


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