Origins of the Leyshon surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 5North West 1Isle of ManYorkshire 18East Midlands 4West Midlands 22East 9London 8South East 2South West 756South Wales 97Mid Wales 89West WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Leyshons lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Leyshons

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    Common female occupations for Leyshons in 1921

    Dressmaker

    52

    At Home

    27

    House Servant

    18

    General Servant

    15

    General Servant Domestic

    13

    Common male occupations for Leyshons in 1921

    Coal Miner

    118

    Coal Miner Hewer

    57

    Collier

    35

    Copper Smelter

    23

    General Labourer

    19

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