Origins of the Nearney surname

About the Nearneys

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    In 1921, most Nearneys lived in north-east

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    Common jobs for Nearneys

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

    Common female occupations for Nearneys in 1921

    Cotton Weaver


    Cotton Card Room Hand


    Cotton Spinner


    Drape Maker




    Common male occupations for Nearneys in 1921

    Coal Miner


    Coal Miner Hewer


    Cotton Weaver


    Coal Miner Deputy Overman


    General Labourer


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