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Origins of the Aaron surname

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About the Aarons

We have a total number of 6249 records for people with the last name Aaron.

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Where do most Aarons live?

In 1921, most Aarons lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Aarons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 4,600 records for the Aaron surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Aarons most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Aarons.

What are the most common Aaron first names?

  • Joseph
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Aarons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Aarons in 1921
Domestic Servant




At Home


General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Aarons in 1921
Farm Hands




Coal Miner


General Farmers


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


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