Origins of the Mayou surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth EastNorth WestIsle of ManYorkshireEast MidlandsWest Midlands 24EastLondon 10South East 2South WestSouth WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Mayous lived in west-midlands

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    What are the most common Mayou first names?

    William

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    Mary

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    Common jobs for Mayous

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    Common female occupations for Mayous in 1921

    Domestic Servt

    2

    Fund Holder

    2

    Spinster

    2

    Assistant

    1

    Boarding House Keeper

    1

    Common male occupations for Mayous in 1921

    Farmer

    6

    Druggist

    2

    Lamp Maker

    2

    Vintner

    2

    Auctioneer &c (2 Clerks)

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