Origins of the McVey surname

About the McVeys

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    In 1921, most McVeys lived in london

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    Common jobs for Mcveys

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

    Common female occupations for Mcveys in 1921

    Domestic Servant






    House Keeper


    Cotton Weaver


    Common male occupations for Mcveys in 1921

    Coal Miner


    General Labourer


    Dock Labourer




    Iron Moulder


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