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Origins of the England surname

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About the Englands

We have a total number of 77216 records for people with the last name England.

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Alternative variations of the name England

England, Angland, Englund, Englande, Englant, Eingland, Englands

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Where do most Englands live?

In 1921, most Englands lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Englands

How common is your surname?

662nd most common surname in the UK

We have 66,600 records for the England surname. The oldest one dates back to 1100.

Who were Englands most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Englands.

What are the most common England first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Englands

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

Common Female occupations for Englands in 1921




Domestic Servant


General Servant Domestic


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Englands in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Coal Miner


General Labourer




Farm Labourer


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