Origins of the McGeeney surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 12North WestIsle of ManYorkshire 6East MidlandsWest MidlandsEastLondon 5South EastSouth West 8South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most McGeeneys lived in north-east

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    Common jobs for Mcgeeneys

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

    Common female occupations for Mcgeeneys in 1921



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    Contractor In Iron Works Wife


    Domestic Servant


    Dress Maker


    Common male occupations for Mcgeeneys in 1921

    Bricklayers Labourer


    Coal Wheeler In Iron Works




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    Apprentice Bricklayer


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