Origins of the Messey surname

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We have a total of 280 records for people with the last name Messey.

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    In 1921, most Messeys lived in undefined

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    What are the most common Messey first names?

    John

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    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Messeys

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    Common female occupations for Messeys in 1921

    General Servant Domestic

    3

    Nurse

    3

    Servant

    2

    Actress

    1

    Barmaid

    1

    Common male occupations for Messeys in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    11

    Cooper

    2

    Joiner

    2

    Baker

    1

    Boiler Maker

    1

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