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Origins of the Eppleston surname

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About the Epplestons

We have a total number of 339 records for people with the last name Eppleston.

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Where do most Epplestons live?

In 1921, most Epplestons lived in North West.

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Interesting facts about Epplestons

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We have 339 records for the Eppleston surname. The oldest one dates back to 1900.

Who were Epplestons most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Eppleston first names?

  • William
  • Thomas
  • Sarah
  • Jane

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Common jobs for Epplestons

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

Common Female occupations for Epplestons in 1921
Domestic Servant


House Keeper


Velvet Cutter






Common Male occupations for Epplestons in 1921
Cabinet Maker


General Labourer








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