Origins of the Less surname

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    In 1921, most Lesses lived in london

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    Common jobs for Lesses

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

    Common female occupations for Lesses in 1921

    Agre Lab


    Cotton Factory Worker


    Cotton Weaver


    Domestic Servant




    Common male occupations for Lesses in 1921

    Cigar Maker


    Agre Lab


    Agricultural Labourer




    Cotton Piecer


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