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Origins of the Mecoy surname

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About the Mecoys

We have a total number of 505 records for people with the last name Mecoy.

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Where do most Mecoys live?

In 1921, most Mecoys lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Mecoys

How common is your surname?

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We have 473 records for the Mecoy surname. The oldest one dates back to 1843.

Who were Mecoys most likely to marry?

Woods

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Daughetys

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What are the most common Mecoy first names?

  • Charles
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Mecoys

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

Common Female occupations for Mecoys in 1921
Dressmaker

3

Mill Hand

3

Charwoman

2

Domestic Servant

2

Ironer

2

Common Male occupations for Mecoys in 1921
Painter

12

General Labourer

4

Blacksmith

3

Cordwainer

3

Decorator

3

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