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Origins of the Liall surname

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About the Lialls

We have a total number of 92 records for people with the last name Liall.

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Where do most Lialls live?

In 1921, most Lialls lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Lialls

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We have 88 records for the Liall surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Lialls most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Liall first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Emily
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Lialls

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

Common Female occupations for Lialls in 1921
Cook Domestic


House Keeper




Cook (Domestic)


Domestic Servant Housekeeper


Common Male occupations for Lialls in 1921
Limestone Quarryman


General Labourer At Lime Quarry


Lime Burner




Blacksmith Striker


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