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Origins of the Latchem surname

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About the Latchems

We have a total number of 1016 records for people with the last name Latchem.

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Where do most Latchems live?

In 1921, most Latchems lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Latchems

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We have 962 records for the Latchem surname. The oldest one dates back to 1905.

Who were Latchems most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Latchem first names?

  • George
  • James
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Latchems

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

Common Female occupations for Latchems in 1921
Cook Domestic


Domestic Servant




General Servant (Domestic)


At School


Common Male occupations for Latchems in 1921
Coal Miner


Coal Miner Hewer


Coal Miner Carting Boy


Miner Hewer


Coal Miner Labourer B G


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