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Origins of the Liscombe surname

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About the Liscombes

We have a total number of 1183 records for people with the last name Liscombe.

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Where do most Liscombes live?

In 1921, most Liscombes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Liscombes

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We have 989 records for the Liscombe surname. The oldest one dates back to 1811.

Who were Liscombes most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Liscombe first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Liscombes

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

Common Female occupations for Liscombes in 1921


House Keeper






Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Liscombes in 1921




Market Garden Laborer


Cabinet Maker




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