Origins of the Laurance surname

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    In 1921, most Laurances lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Laurance

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    What are the most common Laurance first names?

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    Common jobs for Laurances

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    Common female occupations for Laurances in 1921

    Laundress

    22

    Dressmaker

    21

    Domestic Servant

    19

    Servant

    18

    Charwoman

    13

    Common male occupations for Laurances in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    55

    Carpenter

    28

    Blacksmith

    24

    General Labourer

    18

    Baker

    15

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