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Origins of the Ackling surname

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About the Acklings

We have a total number of 809 records for people with the last name Ackling.

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Where do most Acklings live?

In 1921, most Acklings lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Acklings

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We have 777 records for the Ackling surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Acklings most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ackling first names?

  • George
  • Henry
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Acklings

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

Common Female occupations for Acklings in 1921




Cook Domestic


General Servant Domestic


Assisting In The Business


Common Male occupations for Acklings in 1921
Errand Boy


General Labourer


Boot Dealer




Grocers Assistant


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