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Origins of the Butcherd surname

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About the Butcherds

We have a total number of 103 records for people with the last name Butcherd.

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Where do most Butcherds live?

In 1921, most Butcherds lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Butcherds

How common is your surname?

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

We have 91 records for the Butcherd surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Butcherds most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Butcherd first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Jane

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Common jobs for Butcherds

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

Common Female occupations for Butcherds in 1921
Assistant At Dining Rooms (Inn)


Assistant In Shop


At Home




Domestec Servant As Cook


Common Male occupations for Butcherds in 1921
At School


House Painter


Apprentice Shell Box Maker


At Home


Carter At Iron Founder


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