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Origins of the Lewington surname

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About the Lewingtons

We have a total number of 10272 records for people with the last name Lewington.

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Where do most Lewingtons live?

In 1921, most Lewingtons lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Lewingtons

How common is your surname?

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We have 9,470 records for the Lewington surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Lewingtons most likely to marry?

Lewingtons

&

Wards

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What are the most common Lewington first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Lewingtons

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

Common Female occupations for Lewingtons in 1921
Laundress

53

Domestic Servant

33

Dressmaker

33

General Servant Domestic

32

Servant

29

Common Male occupations for Lewingtons in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

75

General Labourer

51

Blacksmith

50

Farm Labourer

44

Carpenter

32

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