Origins of the Murtagh surname

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    In 1921, most Murtaghs lived in london

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    Common jobs for Murtaghs

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    Common female occupations for Murtaghs in 1921

    Dressmaker

    14

    Cotton Weaver

    7

    Cotton Winder

    7

    Domestic Servant

    7

    Charwoman

    5

    Common male occupations for Murtaghs in 1921

    General Labourer

    25

    Coal Miner

    12

    Coal Miner Hewer

    12

    Platelayer

    7

    Postman

    7

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