Origins of the Abercromby surname

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    In 1921, most Abercrombys lived in london

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    What are the most common Abercromby first names?

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    Common jobs for Abercrombys

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    Commmon female occupations for Abercrombys in 1921

    Dressmaker

    15

    F S

    10

    Housekeeper

    7

    Annuitant

    4

    Domestic Servant

    4

    Commmon male occupations for Abercrombys in 1921

    Baker

    14

    Coal Miner

    9

    Merchant

    8

    Compositor

    6

    Labourer (General)

    6

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