Origins of the Maxim surname

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    In 1921, most Maxims lived in east

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    Common jobs for Maxims

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

    Common female occupations for Maxims in 1921



    Straw Plaiter


    Domestic Servant


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    Straw Platter


    Common male occupations for Maxims in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer


    Farm Labourer


    Cotton Weaver






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