Origins of the Matchett surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 2North West 19Isle of ManYorkshire 20East Midlands 52West Midlands 22East 3London 52South East 10South West 4South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth Wales 3Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Matchetts lived in london

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    Common jobs for Matchetts

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    Common female occupations for Matchetts in 1921

    Living On Own Means


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    Domestic Servant




    House Keeper


    Common male occupations for Matchetts in 1921

    Coal Miner




    Coal Miner Hewer


    Dock Labourer




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