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Origins of the Extence surname

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About the Extences

We have a total number of 433 records for people with the last name Extence.

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Where do most Extences live?

In 1921, most Extences lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Extences

How common is your surname?

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

We have 371 records for the Extence surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Extences most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Extences.

What are the most common Extence first names?

  • William
  • Henry
  • Mary
  • Hannah

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

Common jobs for Extences

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

Common Female occupations for Extences in 1921






Domestic Servant


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Extences in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Gen Lab


Ag Labourer


Coal Miner


Bacon Curer


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