Origins of the Monroe surname

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    In 1921, most Monroes lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Monroe

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    What are the most common Monroe first names?

    James

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    Mary

    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Monroes

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    Commmon female occupations for Monroes in 1921

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    9

    Cotton Weaver

    4

    Domestic Servant

    4

    Dressmaker

    4

    Linen Weaver

    4

    Commmon male occupations for Monroes in 1921

    Farm Hands

    115

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

    112

    General Farmers

    51

    Tinsmiths

    43

    Carpenters

    33

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