of low origin

See: caitiff
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This was the occurrence:The Coles had been settled some years in Highbury, and were very good sort of peoplefriendly, liberal, and unpretending; but, on the other hand, they were of low origin, in trade, and only moderately genteel.
I would not vote for anyone else, otherwise I would be a dishonest man of low origin," added Abdul Rahim.
According to the hostile official line, he was a man of low origins, born in Ireland, who murdered a woman in Sussex in 1449, fled abroad for a time and returned to live in Kent under the name of John Aylmer.