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Origins of the Conner surname

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About the Conners

We have a total number of 51565 records for people with the last name Conner.

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Where do most Conners live?

In 1921, most Conners lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Conners

How common is your surname?

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

We have 19,800 records for the Conner surname. The oldest one dates back to 1814.

Who were Conners most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Conners.

What are the most common Conner first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Conners

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

Common Female occupations for Conners in 1921






Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for Conners in 1921
Farm Hands


General Labourer


Coal Miner


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers


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