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Origins of the Bygate surname

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About the Bygates

We have a total number of 1072 records for people with the last name Bygate.

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Where do most Bygates live?

In 1921, most Bygates lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Bygates

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We have 970 records for the Bygate surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Bygates most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Bygate first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Bygates

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

Common Female occupations for Bygates in 1921
Daughter

5

Domestic Servant

5

Dressmaker

4

Cotton Weaver

3

Cotton Winder

3

Common Male occupations for Bygates in 1921
Railway Clerk

11

Slater

8

Linen Weaver

7

Coal Miner

4

Quarryman

4

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