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Origins of the Byles surname

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About the Byleses

We have a total number of 5911 records for people with the last name Byles.

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Where do most Byleses live?

In 1921, most Byleses lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Byleses

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We have 4,950 records for the Byles surname. The oldest one dates back to 1300.

Who were Byleses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Byles first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Byleses

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

Common Female occupations for Byleses in 1921
Laundress

21

Housemaid Domestic

20

Living On Own Means

18

General Servant Domestic

17

Dressmaker

16

Common Male occupations for Byleses in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

38

Farm Labourer

29

General Labourer

22

Farmer

15

Gardener

13

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