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Origins of the Gynne surname

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About the Gynnes

We have a total number of 288 records for people with the last name Gynne.

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Where do most Gynnes live?

In 1921, most Gynnes lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Gynnes

How common is your surname?

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We have 256 records for the Gynne surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Gynnes most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Gynnes.

What are the most common Gynne first names?

  • George
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Gynnes

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

Common Female occupations for Gynnes in 1921


Agricultural Labourer


Carpenter's Child






Common Male occupations for Gynnes in 1921


Cabinet Maker








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