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Origins of the Iball surname

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About the Iballs

We have a total number of 1059 records for people with the last name Iball.

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Where do most Iballs live?

In 1921, most Iballs lived in North Wales.

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Interesting facts about Iballs

How common is your surname?

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

We have 1,030 records for the Iball surname. The oldest one dates back to 1885.

Who were Iballs most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Iball first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Iballs

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

Common Female occupations for Iballs in 1921
General Servant Domestic


Coal Miner Wife


Housemaid Domestic


At School


Dress Maker


Common Male occupations for Iballs in 1921
Coal Miner


Coal Miner Hewer






Brickwork Labourer


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