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Origins of the Lidgey surname

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About the Lidgeys

We have a total number of 702 records for people with the last name Lidgey.

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Where do most Lidgeys live?

In 1921, most Lidgeys lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Lidgeys

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We have 494 records for the Lidgey surname. The oldest one dates back to 1870.

Who were Lidgeys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lidgey first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Lidgeys

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

Common Female occupations for Lidgeys in 1921


Living On Own Means




Clerk Commercial


Cook Domestic


Common Male occupations for Lidgeys in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Bank Clerk






Apprentice In Assay Office


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