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Origins of the Audley surname

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About the Audleys

We have a total number of 3378 records for people with the last name Audley.

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Where do most Audleys live?

In 1921, most Audleys lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Audleys

How common is your surname?

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

We have 2,800 records for the Audley surname. The oldest one dates back to 1539.

Who were Audleys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Audley first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Audleys

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

Common Female occupations for Audleys in 1921
Dressmaker

13

Cotton Weaver

12

Laundress

12

Widow

9

Servant

8

Common Male occupations for Audleys in 1921
Carter

25

Painter

21

Agricultural Labourer

15

Blacksmith

10

Boiler Maker

10

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