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Origins of the McKinnie surname

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About the McKinnies

We have a total number of 1071 records for people with the last name McKinnie.

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Where do most McKinnies live?

In 1921, most McKinnies lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about McKinnies

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 619 records for the McKinnie surname. The oldest one dates back to 1918.

Who were McKinnies most likely to marry?

Mc Kinnies



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What are the most common McKinnie first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for McKinnies

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

Common Female occupations for McKinnies in 1921
Cotton Weaver


Domestic Servant




Cot P L W




Common Male occupations for McKinnies in 1921
Coal Miner








Labourer In Shipyard


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