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Origins of the Agent surname

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About the Agents

We have a total number of 1191 records for people with the last name Agent.

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Where do most Agents live?

In 1921, most Agents lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Agents

How common is your surname?

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

We have 1,110 records for the Agent surname. The oldest one dates back to 1264.

Who were Agents most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Agents.

What are the most common Agent first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Agents

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

Common Female occupations for Agents in 1921
Dressmaker

13

Laundress

11

Servant

7

Domestic Servant

4

General Servant Domestic

4

Common Male occupations for Agents in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

21

Bricklayer

14

Gardener

11

Gardener Domestic

5

Painter

5

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