Origins of the McLavin surname

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    In 1921, most McLavins lived in undefined

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    Common jobs for Mclavins

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    Common female occupations for Mclavins in 1921

    Wife Of John Kerr, Puddler

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    Carpet Spooler

    1

    Forewoman Carpets

    1

    Housemaid Domestic

    1

    Linnen Weaver Wife

    1

    Common male occupations for Mclavins in 1921

    Butcher

    4

    General Merchant

    3

    Letter Press Printer

    2

    Warehouseman

    2

    Carpenter & Joiner

    1

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