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Origins of the Bincliffe surname

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About the Bincliffes

We have a total number of 175 records for people with the last name Bincliffe.

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Where do most Bincliffes live?

In 1921, most Bincliffes lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Bincliffes

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We have 169 records for the Bincliffe surname. The oldest one dates back to 1560.

Who were Bincliffes most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Bincliffe first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Bincliffes

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

Common Female occupations for Bincliffes in 1921
Cotton Weaver


Domestic Servant








Common Male occupations for Bincliffes in 1921
Coal Miner


Coal Miner Hewer


Cotton Spinner


Woollen Spinner


Black Smith


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