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Origins of the Effner surname

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About the Effners

We have a total number of 106 records for people with the last name Effner.

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Where do most Effners live?

In 1921, most Effners lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Effners

How common is your surname?

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

We have 91 records for the Effner surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Effners most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Effners.

What are the most common Effner first names?

  • Frank
  • Charles
  • Mary
  • Clara

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Common jobs for Effners

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

Common Female occupations for Effners in 1921
General Servant


At Home






Domestic Cook


Common Male occupations for Effners in 1921






Bakers Assistant




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