Origins of the Lawry surname

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    In 1921, most Lawrys lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Lawrys

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    Common female occupations for Lawrys in 1921

    Dressmaker

    31

    Charwoman

    17

    Tailoress

    16

    Domestic Servant

    14

    General Servant Domestic

    14

    Common male occupations for Lawrys in 1921

    Tin Miner

    98

    Farmer

    79

    Farm Labourer

    29

    Miner

    24

    Agricultural Labourer

    21

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