Milroy Family History

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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

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Milroy Family Origin

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Milroy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Milroy family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milroy. The most common Milroy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Milroy's were Farmers.

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Milroy Historical Records

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Milroy Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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