Skip to content
  • Start your family tree

Origins of the Addle surname

A collage of historical images including two family portraits and a postcard of people boarding a ship

About the Addles

We have a total number of 304 records for people with the last name Addle.

Find out more about your family in our records

or try an advanced search

I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.

TrustPilot review
1 of 3

Start your family tree

Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Addles.

Sign up to get started

Delve deeper into the Addle family's history

Where do most Addles live?

In 1921, most Addles lived in South West.

Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

Interesting facts about Addles

How common is your surname?

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

We have 284 records for the Addle surname. The oldest one dates back to 1567.

Who were Addles most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Addles.

What are the most common Addle first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Addle family members

Common jobs for Addles

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

Common Female occupations for Addles in 1921


Cloth Weaver




Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for Addles in 1921


Agricultural Labourer




Cloth Dresser




An image of a census transcript and a picture of a dairy farmer holding two milk jugs

Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

We found over 20,000 family trees with the Addle surname

Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Addles.

Search for a relative in our family trees

Share your discoveries

Start your family history journey

Start free trial

Start free trial