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Origins of the Blenkinsop surname

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About the Blenkinsops

We have a total number of 9389 records for people with the last name Blenkinsop.

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Where do most Blenkinsops live?

In 1921, most Blenkinsops lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Blenkinsops

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We have 8,820 records for the Blenkinsop surname. The oldest one dates back to 1600.

Who were Blenkinsops most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Blenkinsop first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Blenkinsops

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

Common Female occupations for Blenkinsops in 1921


General Servant Domestic


Living On Own Means


House Servant


House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Blenkinsops in 1921
Coal Miner


Coal Miner Hewer






Agricultural Labourer


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