Origins of the Lancer surname

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    In 1921, most Lancers lived in london

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    Common jobs for Lancers

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

    Common female occupations for Lancers in 1921

    Labourers Daughter


    Nurse Domestic




    Dom Serv


    Dress Maker


    Common male occupations for Lancers in 1921



    Bricklayers Labourer


    Able Seaman




    Apprentices To Printing Trades


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