Origins of the Layt surname

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    In 1921, most Layts lived in east

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    Common jobs for Layts

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

    Common female occupations for Layts in 1921

    Drapers Assistant




    Daily Governess


    General Servant Domestic


    House Keeper


    Common male occupations for Layts in 1921



    Coal Miner


    Commercial Clerk


    Grocers Assistant


    House Joiner


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