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Origins of the Ashe surname

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About the Ashes

We have a total number of 5817 records for people with the last name Ashe.

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Where do most Ashes live?

In 1921, most Ashes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ashes

How common is your surname?

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

We have 2,680 records for the Ashe surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Ashes most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ashe first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Ashes

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

Common Female occupations for Ashes in 1921
Living On Own Means










Common Male occupations for Ashes in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Agricultural Labourer






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