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Lockyer Name Meaning

English (mainly Dorset): occupational name for a locksmith, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Old English loc ‘lock’, ‘fastening’ (see Lock, and compare Locker).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Locker, Cocker, Rocker, Glockner, Wicker, Gockley, Blocker, Lockley

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Lockyer Family Origin

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Lockyer Family Occupations

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  • Boiler Maker

    20%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Farm Labour

    20%
  • Gentleman

    20%

In 1881, the most common Lockyer occupation in Canada was Boiler Maker. 20% of Lockyer's were Boiler Makers. Boiler Maker, Butcher and Farm Labour were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lockyer. A less common occupation for the Lockyer family was Gentleman.

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Lockyer Historical Records

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Lockyer Life Expectancy

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