Origins of the Lawler surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 71North West 64Isle of ManYorkshire 195East Midlands 15West Midlands 55East 42London 652South East 130South West 31South Wales 27Mid Wales 3West WalesNorth Wales 4Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Lawlers lived in london

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    What are the most common Lawler first names?

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    Common jobs for Lawlers

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    Common female occupations for Lawlers in 1921

    Dressmaker

    72

    Laundress

    45

    Tailoress

    44

    Domestic Servant

    39

    Servant

    34

    Common male occupations for Lawlers in 1921

    General Labourer

    105

    Tailor

    64

    Dock Labourer

    39

    Fireman

    39

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

    38

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