Scally Family History

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Scally Name Meaning

Irish (counties Roscommon and Westmeath): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Scalaidhe (Midlands Ó Scalaidhe), a patronymic probably from a variant of Gaelic scolaidhe ‘scholar’ (see Scully).

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


Similar surnames: Scully, Sally, Mcnally, Scallan, Call, Sealy, Cully, Scalley, Scarry

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Scally Family Origin

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Scally Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    12%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Iron Stone Miner

    5%
  • Alkali Labourer (Manuf)

    2%

In 1881, the most common Scally occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Scally's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Iron Stone Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scally. A less common occupation for the Scally family was Alkali Labourer (Manuf).

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Scally Historical Records

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Scally Life Expectancy

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