Origins of the Mowlem surname

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    In 1921, most Mowlems lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Mowlems

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    Common female occupations for Mowlems in 1921

    General Servant Domestic

    4

    General Servant

    2

    Glove Maker

    2

    Living On Own Means

    2

    Mother's Help

    2

    Common male occupations for Mowlems in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    6

    Butcher

    4

    Farm Labourer

    4

    Blacksmith

    3

    General Labourer

    3

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