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Origins of the Duck surname

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About the Ducks

We have a total number of 19182 records for people with the last name Duck.

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Where do most Ducks live?

In 1921, most Ducks lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Ducks

How common is your surname?

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

We have 16,700 records for the Duck surname. The oldest one dates back to 1539.

Who were Ducks most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Ducks.

What are the most common Duck first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Ducks

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

Common Female occupations for Ducks in 1921
Dressmaker

67

Laundress

51

Domestic Servant

44

House Servant

39

Charwoman

38

Common Male occupations for Ducks in 1921
Farmer

66

Blacksmith

61

Agricultural Labourer

60

Carpenter

59

General Labourer

52

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