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Origins of the Ackrel surname

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About the Ackrels

We have a total number of 153 records for people with the last name Ackrel.

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Where do most Ackrels live?

In 1921, most Ackrels lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Ackrels

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We have 145 records for the Ackrel surname. The oldest one dates back to 1921.

Who were Ackrels most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ackrel first names?

  • William
  • George
  • Annie
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Ackrels

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

Common Female occupations for Ackrels in 1921








Domestic Servant Cook


Common Male occupations for Ackrels in 1921
Ag Labr


Blacksmith Colliery




Cast Iron Pipe Dipper


Colliery Blacksmith


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