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Origins of the Bittleston surname

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About the Bittlestons

We have a total number of 424 records for people with the last name Bittleston.

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Where do most Bittlestons live?

In 1921, most Bittlestons lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Bittlestons

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We have 353 records for the Bittleston surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Bittlestons most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Bittleston first names?

  • Thomas
  • John
  • Ann
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Bittlestons

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

Common Female occupations for Bittlestons in 1921
Living On Own Means


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Common Male occupations for Bittlestons in 1921






Glover & Skinner




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