Origins of the Attwells surname

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    In 1921, most Attwellses lived in south-east

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    William

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    Jane

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    Common jobs for Attwellses

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    Commmon female occupations for Attwellses in 1921

    Laundress

    2

    Cotton Weaver

    1

    Draper's Assistant

    1

    General Servant

    1

    House Servant

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Attwellses in 1921

    Butcher

    4

    Farm Labourer

    3

    Barber

    2

    Plasterer

    2

    Agricultural Labourer

    1

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