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Origins of the Laville surname

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About the Lavilles

We have a total number of 1233 records for people with the last name Laville.

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Where do most Lavilles live?

In 1921, most Lavilles lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Lavilles

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 771 records for the Laville surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Lavilles most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Laville first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Bridget

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Common jobs for Lavilles

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

Common Female occupations for Lavilles in 1921
Cotton Spinner


Dress Maker


General Servant Domestic


House Keeper


Cotton Powerloom Weaver


Common Male occupations for Lavilles in 1921
Wire Drawer


Farm Labourer


Coal Miner


General Labourer


Agricultural Labourer


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