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Origins of the Annis surname

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About the Annises

We have a total number of 7546 records for people with the last name Annis.

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Where do most Annises live?

In 1921, most Annises lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Annises

How common is your surname?

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

We have 6,150 records for the Annis surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Annises most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Annises.

What are the most common Annis first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Annises

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

Common Female occupations for Annises in 1921


Domestic Servant




General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Annises in 1921
Agricultural Labourer








Farm Labourer


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