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Origins of the Cyr surname

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About the Cyrs

We have a total number of 1058 records for people with the last name Cyr.

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Where do most Cyrs live?

In 1921, most Cyrs lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Cyrs

How common is your surname?

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

We have 43 records for the Cyr surname. The oldest one dates back to 1871.

Who were Cyrs most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Cyrs.

What are the most common Cyr first names?

  • Joseph
  • Louis
  • Marie
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Cyrs

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

Common Female occupations for Cyrs in 1921
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Assist In Business






Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Common Male occupations for Cyrs in 1921
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Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers


Farm Hands


Farm Hands, General Farms


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