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Origins of the Milross surname

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About the Milrosses

We have a total number of 195 records for people with the last name Milross.

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Where do most Milrosses live?

In 1921, most Milrosses lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Milrosses

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We have 184 records for the Milross surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Milrosses most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Milross first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Jane
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Milrosses

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

Common Female occupations for Milrosses in 1921


Cotton Spinner


Cotton Winder






Common Male occupations for Milrosses in 1921
Assistant At Home


Clerk Gov




Gun Maker




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