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Markey Name Meaning

Irish (Monaghan): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Marcaigh ‘descendant of Marcach’, a byname meaning ‘horseman’, ‘knight’, from marc ‘horse’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Markey Family Origin

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Markey Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    3%
  • Groom 8/-

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Markey family was Groom 8/-. The most common Markey occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Markey's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markey.

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Markey Life Expectancy

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