Origins of the Loafer surname

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    In 1921, most Loafers lived in london

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    Common jobs for Loafers

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

    Common female occupations for Loafers in 1921

    Boot & Shoe Maker




    Cake Seller In Street


    Cook (Domestic)


    Feather Curler


    Common male occupations for Loafers in 1921



    Boot & Shoe Maker


    Boot Finisher


    Boot Maker/employing 2 Men


    Cabinet Maker


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