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Origins of the Boylin surname

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About the Boylins

We have a total number of 2013 records for people with the last name Boylin.

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Where do most Boylins live?

In 1921, most Boylins lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Boylins

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,710 records for the Boylin surname. The oldest one dates back to 1870.

Who were Boylins most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Boylin first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Sarah

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Common jobs for Boylins

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

Common Female occupations for Boylins in 1921
Domestic Servant




General Servant


General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Boylins in 1921
General Labourer










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