Origins of the Askell surname

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    In 1921, most Askells lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Askell

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    What are the most common Askell first names?

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    Common jobs for Askells

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    Commmon female occupations for Askells in 1921

    Laundress

    8

    Dressmaker

    5

    Living On Own Means

    5

    General Servant

    4

    Seamstress

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Askells in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    12

    Farmer

    6

    Porter

    4

    Butcher

    3

    Carman

    3

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