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Origins of the Ledwith surname

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About the Ledwiths

We have a total number of 1797 records for people with the last name Ledwith.

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Where do most Ledwiths live?

In 1921, most Ledwiths lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ledwiths

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We have 776 records for the Ledwith surname. The oldest one dates back to 1910.

Who were Ledwiths most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Ledwith first names?

  • James
  • John
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Ledwiths

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

Common Female occupations for Ledwiths in 1921
Blouse Machinist


Living On Her Own Means






Watch Screw Polisher


Common Male occupations for Ledwiths in 1921
Cab Driver


Canal Clerk


Chemical Labourer


Farm Hands


General Labourer


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