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Milroy Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McIlroy (see Gilroy). Irish: variant of Mulroy.

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


Similar surnames: Melroy, Mcilroy, Mulry, Melloy, Meloy, Gilboy, Mcilvoy, Mcelroy

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Milroy Family Origin

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Milroy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Grocer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Milroy family was Grocer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milroy. The most common Milroy occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Milroy's were Farmers.

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Milroy Historical Records

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Milroy Life Expectancy

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Famous Milroy Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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