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Origins of the Cails surname

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About the Cailses

We have a total number of 75 records for people with the last name Cails.

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Where do most Cailses live?

In 1921, most Cailses lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Cailses

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We have 67 records for the Cails surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Cailses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Cails first names?

  • Alfred George
  • Arthur George
  • Mary Ann
  • Sarah Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Cailses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Cailses in 1921
Nurse

1

Servant Out Place

1

Common Male occupations for Cailses in 1921
Cordwainer

2

Bricklayers Labourer

1

Carter (Agr)

1

Engine Driver

1

Farm Lab

1

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