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Origins of the Ashburner surname

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About the Ashburners

We have a total number of 4577 records for people with the last name Ashburner.

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Where do most Ashburners live?

In 1921, most Ashburners lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ashburners

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

We have 4,060 records for the Ashburner surname. The oldest one dates back to 1648.

Who were Ashburners most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ashburner first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Ashburners

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

Common Female occupations for Ashburners in 1921




Living On Own Means


Living On Her Own Means




Common Male occupations for Ashburners in 1921




Iron Ore Miner




Farm Servant


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