Origins of the McGan surname

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    In 1921, most McGans lived in south-east

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    Common jobs for Mcgans

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    Common female occupations for Mcgans in 1921

    Worsted Weaver

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    General Servant

    3

    No Occupation

    3

    Domestic

    2

    Dressmaker

    2

    Common male occupations for Mcgans in 1921

    Coal Miner

    5

    General Labourer

    5

    Shoemaker

    3

    Clerk

    2

    Coal Miner Son

    2

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