Origins of the Cowgill surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 13North West 30Isle of Man 1Yorkshire 420East Midlands 8West MidlandsEast 1London 369South East 6South West 1South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth Wales 5Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Cowgills lived in yorkshire

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    Common jobs for Cowgills

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    Commmon female occupations for Cowgills in 1921

    Cotton Weaver

    141

    Weaver Cotton

    54

    Weaver

    28

    Worsted Weaver

    25

    Cotton Winder

    18

    Commmon male occupations for Cowgills in 1921

    Cotton Weaver

    162

    Weaver Cotton

    57

    Weaver

    37

    Farmer

    31

    Stone Mason

    29

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