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Origins of the McGinnigle surname

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About the McGinnigles

We have a total number of 174 records for people with the last name McGinnigle.

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Where do most McGinnigles live?

In 1921, most McGinnigles lived in London.

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Interesting facts about McGinnigles

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We have 143 records for the McGinnigle surname. The oldest one dates back to 2002.

Who were McGinnigles most likely to marry?




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What are the most common McGinnigle first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Mary
  • Annie

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Common jobs for McGinnigles

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

Common Female occupations for McGinnigles in 1921
Living On Own Means


Wife Of Edward Mcginnigle (Accused)


At School


Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for McGinnigles in 1921


Corporation Labourer


Married, Boiler Maker


Sugarhouse Labourer


Thread Dyer


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