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Origins of the Frankland surname

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About the Franklands

We have a total number of 25188 records for people with the last name Frankland.

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Where do most Franklands live?

In 1921, most Franklands lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Franklands

How common is your surname?

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

We have 23,200 records for the Frankland surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Franklands most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Franklands.

What are the most common Frankland first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Franklands

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

Common Female occupations for Franklands in 1921
Cotton Weaver






Weaver Cotton


Worsted Weaver


Common Male occupations for Franklands in 1921


Cotton Weaver






Stone Mason


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