Origins of the McGwire surname

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    In 1921, most McGwires lived in south-east

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    Common jobs for Mcgwires

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

    Common female occupations for Mcgwires in 1921

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    Cotton Mill Worker


    Shoe Binder


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    Boarding House Keeper


    Common male occupations for Mcgwires in 1921





    Coal Miner


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