Origins of the Malcolm surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 327North West 72Isle of ManYorkshire 112East Midlands 19West Midlands 43East 50London 260South East 112South West 14South Wales 1Mid Wales 4West Wales 4North Wales 2Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Malcolms lived in north-east

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    Interesting facts about Malcolm

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    Common jobs for Malcolms

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    Common female occupations for Malcolms in 1921

    Dressmaker

    183

    Domestic Servant

    149

    Housekeeper

    91

    Annuitant

    79

    House Keeper

    76

    Common male occupations for Malcolms in 1921

    Coal Miner

    258

    Farm Servant

    126

    Carter

    123

    Joiner

    114

    Weaver

    105

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