Oldroyd Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Oldroyd Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Oldroyd family

Profession Census Frequency
Scholar 223
Coal Miner 39
Woollen Weaver 32
Cloth Weaver 18
Farmer 16
Dress Maker 13
Stone Mason 11
Woollen Spinner 11
General Labourer 10
Mill Hand 10
Living On Her Own Means 7
Tailor 7
Shoe Maker 7
Joiner 6
Blanket Weaver 6
Rag Sorter 6
Worsted Spinner 6
Agricultural Labourer 5
Cabinet Maker 5
Carpet Weaver 5
Clerk 5
Colliery Labourer 5
Cotton Winder 5
Domestic Servant 5
Living On Own Means 5

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