Origins of the Nealy surname

About the Nealys

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    In 1921, most Nealys lived in north-west

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    Mc Nealys


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    Common jobs for Nealys

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

    Common female occupations for Nealys in 1921

    General Servant Domestic


    Coal Cleaner




    No Occupation


    Boot Dealer


    Common male occupations for Nealys in 1921

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


    Coal Miner




    Farm Hands


    General Farmers


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