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Origins of the Ithell surname

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About the Ithells

We have a total number of 744 records for people with the last name Ithell.

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Where do most Ithells live?

In 1921, most Ithells lived in North West.


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Interesting facts about Ithells

How common is your surname?

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

We have 713 records for the Ithell surname. The oldest one dates back to 1558.

Who were Ithells most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ithell first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Ithells

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

Common Female occupations for Ithells in 1921
Dressmaker

6

Widow

4

Dress Maker

3

Joiner

3

Dairy Work

2

Common Male occupations for Ithells in 1921
Yeoman

8

Farmer

7

Butcher

5

Engine Driver

5

Husbandman

5

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