Origins of the Colburn surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 3North West 6Isle of ManYorkshire 31East Midlands 9West Midlands 28East 6London 45South East 34South West 21South Wales 12Mid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Colburns lived in london

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    Common jobs for Colburns

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    Commmon female occupations for Colburns in 1921

    Laundress

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    Servant

    8

    Domestic Servant

    6

    Dressmaker

    5

    General Servant Domestic

    5

    Commmon male occupations for Colburns in 1921

    Farm Hands

    26

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

    23

    General Farmers

    13

    General Labourer

    12

    Tailor

    10

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