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Origins of the Lofkin surname

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About the Lofkins

We have a total number of 139 records for people with the last name Lofkin.

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Where do most Lofkins live?

In 1921, most Lofkins lived in North West.

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Interesting facts about Lofkins

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We have 129 records for the Lofkin surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Lofkins most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lofkin first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Annie
  • Emily

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Common jobs for Lofkins

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

Common Female occupations for Lofkins in 1921
Domestic Servt


Laundry Hand


Parish Relief


Silk Hand




Common Male occupations for Lofkins in 1921


Apprentice Engine Fitter






Clerk In Cheese Store


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