Origins of the Effingham surname

About the Effinghams

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    In 1921, most Effinghams lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Effingham

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    What are the most common Effingham first names?

    James

    William

    Mary

    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Effinghams

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

    Commmon female occupations for Effinghams in 1921

    Lodging House Keeper

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    Servant

    3

    Dressmaker

    2

    F S

    2

    House Serv

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Effinghams in 1921

    Baker

    6

    Type Founder

    4

    At School

    3

    Tailor

    3

    Typefounder

    3

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