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Origins of the Inman surname

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About the Inmans

We have a total number of 23034 records for people with the last name Inman.

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Where do most Inmans live?

In 1921, most Inmans lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Inmans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 20,000 records for the Inman surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Inmans most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Inman first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Inmans

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

Common Female occupations for Inmans in 1921


Living On Own Means


Domestic Servant




House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Inmans in 1921
Coal Miner




Farm Hands


General Farmers




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