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Origins of the Eason surname

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About the Easons

We have a total number of 15798 records for people with the last name Eason.

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Where do most Easons live?

In 1921, most Easons lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Easons

How common is your surname?

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

We have 13,600 records for the Eason surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Easons most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Eason first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Easons

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

Common Female occupations for Easons in 1921


Domestic Servant


General Servant Domestic




House Servant


Common Male occupations for Easons in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Farm Labourer


General Labourer


Farm Hands




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