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Origins of the Jarrett surname

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About the Jarretts

We have a total number of 31452 records for people with the last name Jarrett.

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Where do most Jarretts live?

In 1921, most Jarretts lived in South East.


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Interesting facts about Jarretts

How common is your surname?

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

We have 27,800 records for the Jarrett surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Jarretts most likely to marry?

Smiths

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Johnsons

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What are the most common Jarrett first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Jarretts

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

Common Female occupations for Jarretts in 1921
Dressmaker

137

Laundress

82

Domestic Servant

68

General Servant Domestic

51

Living On Own Means

43

Common Male occupations for Jarretts in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

132

General Labourer

116

Carpenter

96

Farm Labourer

89

Blacksmith

71

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