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Origins of the Curtin surname

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About the Curtins

We have a total number of 16691 records for people with the last name Curtin.

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Where do most Curtins live?

In 1921, most Curtins lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Curtins

How common is your surname?

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

We have 3,340 records for the Curtin surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Curtins most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Curtins.

What are the most common Curtin first names?

  • John
  • Patrick
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Curtins

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

Common Female occupations for Curtins in 1921




General Servant Domestic






Common Male occupations for Curtins in 1921


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Labourer






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