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Origins of the Currie surname

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About the Curries

We have a total number of 86855 records for people with the last name Currie.

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Where do most Curries live?

In 1921, most Curries lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Curries

How common is your surname?

784th most common surname in the UK

We have 62,900 records for the Currie surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Curries most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Curries.

What are the most common Currie first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Currie family members

Common jobs for Curries

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

Common Female occupations for Curries in 1921


Domestic Servant






House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Curries in 1921
Coal Miner






General Labourer




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