Origins of the Legay surname

About the Legays

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    In 1921, most Legays lived in london

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    What are the most common Legay first names?

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    Common jobs for Legays

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    Common female occupations for Legays in 1921

    Fishmonger

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    Book Folder

    3

    Assisting In Laundry

    2

    Actress

    1

    At School

    1

    Common male occupations for Legays in 1921

    At School

    2

    Attorney

    2

    Clothworker

    2

    Fishmonger

    2

    Grocer

    2

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