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Origins of the Linward surname

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About the Linwards

We have a total number of 111 records for people with the last name Linward.

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Where do most Linwards live?

In 1921, most Linwards lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Linwards

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We have 108 records for the Linward surname. The oldest one dates back to 1923.

Who were Linwards most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Linward first names?

  • Thomas
  • Joseph
  • Sarah
  • Martha

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Common jobs for Linwards

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

Common Female occupations for Linwards in 1921


Genl Serv


Mangle Keeper


Needle Work


Private Means


Common Male occupations for Linwards in 1921
Bread Bakers Confectioner


Gas Fitter




Son Of Captain


Agricultural Labourer


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