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Origins of the McNeely surname

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About the McNeelys

We have a total number of 1906 records for people with the last name McNeely.

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Where do most McNeelys live?

In 1921, most McNeelys lived in London.


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Interesting facts about McNeelys

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We have 224 records for the McNeely surname. The oldest one dates back to 1821.

Who were McNeelys most likely to marry?

Mc Neelys

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Smiths

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What are the most common McNeely first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for McNeelys

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

Common Female occupations for McNeelys in 1921
Dressmaker

5

Housekeeper

5

House Keeper

2

Jute Weaver

2

Steam Winder

2

Common Male occupations for McNeelys in 1921
Farm Labourer

3

Mariner

3

Boilermaker

2

Farmer

2

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

2

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