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Origins of the Atack surname

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About the Atacks

We have a total number of 5370 records for people with the last name Atack.

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Where do most Atacks live?

In 1921, most Atacks lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Atacks

How common is your surname?

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

We have 4,960 records for the Atack surname. The oldest one dates back to 1615.

Who were Atacks most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Atack first names?

  • William
  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Atacks

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

Common Female occupations for Atacks in 1921
Dressmaker

20

Woollen Weaver

16

Worsted Weaver

16

Laundress

15

Domestic Servant

11

Common Male occupations for Atacks in 1921
Coal Miner

137

Coal Miner Hewer

41

Joiner

11

General Labourer

10

Farm Labourer

7

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