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Origins of the Applegarth surname

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About the Applegarths

We have a total number of 2327 records for people with the last name Applegarth.

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Where do most Applegarths live?

In 1921, most Applegarths lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Applegarths

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

We have 2,050 records for the Applegarth surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Applegarths most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Applegarth first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Applegarths

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

Common Female occupations for Applegarths in 1921








Living On Own Means


Common Male occupations for Applegarths in 1921




Coal Miner


Farmers Son




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