Origins of the Lish surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 50North West 1Isle of ManYorkshireEast MidlandsWest Midlands 1East 3London 29South East 36South West 8South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Lishs lived in north-east

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    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Lishs

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    Common female occupations for Lishs in 1921

    Servant

    6

    Dressmaker

    5

    Charwoman

    4

    Domestic Servant

    4

    Laundress

    4

    Common male occupations for Lishs in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    7

    Coal Miner Hewer

    5

    Farm Hands

    5

    Architect

    4

    Coal Miner

    4

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