Origins of the Cawdry surname

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    In 1921, most Cawdrys lived in yorkshire

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    Common jobs for Cawdrys

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    Commmon female occupations for Cawdrys in 1921

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    12

    Worsted Spinner

    6

    Cotton Winder

    3

    Dress Maker

    3

    Dressmaker

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Cawdrys in 1921

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    21

    Farm Labourer

    8

    Stone Mason

    4

    Carpenter

    3

    Clerk

    3

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