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Origins of the Extance surname

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About the Extances

We have a total number of 538 records for people with the last name Extance.

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Where do most Extances live?

In 1921, most Extances lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Extances

How common is your surname?

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

We have 487 records for the Extance surname. The oldest one dates back to 1919.

Who were Extances most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Extances.

What are the most common Extance first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Hannah

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

Common jobs for Extances

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

Common Female occupations for Extances in 1921






Labourer's Wife




Common Male occupations for Extances in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer


Agricultural Laborer






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