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Origins of the Binnes surname

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About the Binneses

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

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Where do most Binneses live?

In 1921, most Binneses lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Binneses

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We have 249 records for the Binnes surname. The oldest one dates back to 1559.

Who were Binneses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Binnes first names?

  • John
  • Philip
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Binneses

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

Common Female occupations for Binneses in 1921


Worsted Factory Worker


Cardroom Hand


Domestic Servant


House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Binneses in 1921










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