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Origins of the Aggett surname

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About the Aggetts

We have a total number of 4212 records for people with the last name Aggett.

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Where do most Aggetts live?

In 1921, most Aggetts lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Aggetts

How common is your surname?

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

We have 3,960 records for the Aggett surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Aggetts most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Aggett first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Aggetts

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

Common Female occupations for Aggetts in 1921
Dressmaker

31

Domestic Servant

16

Laundress

15

Charwoman

9

General Servant Domestic

9

Common Male occupations for Aggetts in 1921
Thatcher

62

Agricultural Labourer

31

Farm Labourer

22

General Labourer

13

Gardener

12

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