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Origins of the Adie surname

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About the Adies

We have a total number of 6376 records for people with the last name Adie.

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Where do most Adies live?

In 1921, most Adies lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Adies

How common is your surname?

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

We have 4,940 records for the Adie surname. The oldest one dates back to 1751.

Who were Adies most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Adies.

What are the most common Adie first names?

  • James
  • John
  • Margaret
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Adies

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

Common Female occupations for Adies in 1921


Living On Own Means




Domestic Servant


Dress Maker


Common Male occupations for Adies in 1921




Coal Miner






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