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Origins of the Lowsby surname

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About the Lowsbys

We have a total number of 260 records for people with the last name Lowsby.

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Where do most Lowsbys live?

In 1921, most Lowsbys lived in South East.


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Interesting facts about Lowsbys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 216 records for the Lowsby surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Lowsbys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Lowsby first names?

  • William
  • James
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Lowsbys

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

Common Female occupations for Lowsbys in 1921
Seamer

4

Boarding House Keeper

2

Dairymaid

1

Dressmaker

1

Framework Knitter

1

Common Male occupations for Lowsbys in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

2

Groom

2

Mechanical Engineer

2

Warehouse Man

2

Apprentice Boiler Smith

1

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