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Origins of the Balgarnie surname

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About the Balgarnies

We have a total number of 275 records for people with the last name Balgarnie.

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Where do most Balgarnies live?

In 1921, most Balgarnies lived in Mid Wales.

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Interesting facts about Balgarnies

How common is your surname?

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

We have 244 records for the Balgarnie surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Balgarnies most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Balgarnie first names?

  • John
  • Robert
  • Florence
  • Janet

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Common jobs for Balgarnies

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

Common Female occupations for Balgarnies in 1921


Independant Ministers Daghter


Accountants Wife




China Merchants Assistant


Common Male occupations for Balgarnies in 1921
Chartered Accountant










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