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Origins of the Loakman surname

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About the Loakmans

We have a total number of 42 records for people with the last name Loakman.

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Where do most Loakmans live?

In 1921, most Loakmans lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Loakmans

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We have 38 records for the Loakman surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Loakmans most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Loakman first names?

  • Peter
  • James
  • Hannah
  • Anne

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Common jobs for Loakmans

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

Common Female occupations for Loakmans in 1921
Kitchen Maid






Common Male occupations for Loakmans in 1921


Laborer General


Labourer In Corn Mill


Rivetter (S Builder)


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