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Origins of the Lewison surname

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About the Lewisons

We have a total number of 605 records for people with the last name Lewison.

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Where do most Lewisons live?

In 1921, most Lewisons lived in South Wales.

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Interesting facts about Lewisons

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We have 337 records for the Lewison surname. The oldest one dates back to 1910.

Who were Lewisons most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lewison first names?

  • Lewis
  • John
  • Mary
  • Anna

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Common jobs for Lewisons

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

Common Female occupations for Lewisons in 1921
House Servant


General Servant Domestic


Helping At Home






Common Male occupations for Lewisons in 1921








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