Origins of the McGrorty surname

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    In 1921, most McGrortys lived in london

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    Common jobs for Mcgrortys

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

    Common female occupations for Mcgrortys in 1921

    Cotton Mill Worker


    Cotton Worker


    Bleachfield Worker


    Cotton Winder


    Domestic Servant


    Common male occupations for Mcgrortys in 1921

    Coal Miner




    Railway Surfaceman




    Limestone Miner


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