Origins of the Millward surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 124North West 264Isle of Man 4Yorkshire 407East Midlands 493West Midlands 1187East 46London 662South East 181South West 190South Wales 56Mid Wales 16West Wales 21North Wales 60Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Millwards lived in west-midlands

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    Common jobs for Millwards

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    Common female occupations for Millwards in 1921

    Dressmaker

    129

    Laundress

    79

    Domestic Servant

    64

    General Servant Domestic

    60

    General Servant

    53

    Common male occupations for Millwards in 1921

    Coal Miner

    195

    General Labourer

    139

    Butcher

    114

    Farmer

    102

    Bricklayer

    85

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