Origins of the Mearns surname

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    In 1921, most Mearnses lived in london

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    Common jobs for Mearnses

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    Common female occupations for Mearnses in 1921

    Dressmaker

    32

    F S

    30

    Domestic Servant

    28

    Housekeeper

    25

    House Keeper

    22

    Common male occupations for Mearnses in 1921

    Fisherman

    108

    Farm Servant

    41

    Farm Serv

    32

    General Labourer

    32

    Painter

    31

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