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Origins of the Barnacott surname

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About the Barnacotts

We have a total number of 368 records for people with the last name Barnacott.

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Where do most Barnacotts live?

In 1921, most Barnacotts lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Barnacotts

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We have 334 records for the Barnacott surname. The oldest one dates back to 1919.

Who were Barnacotts most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Barnacott first names?

  • John
  • Richard
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Barnacotts

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

Common Female occupations for Barnacotts in 1921
Dress Maker


House Servant


Baker Daughter






Common Male occupations for Barnacotts in 1921










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