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Origins of the Joyner surname

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About the Joyners

We have a total number of 9196 records for people with the last name Joyner.

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Where do most Joyners live?

In 1921, most Joyners lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Joyners

How common is your surname?

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

We have 8,050 records for the Joyner surname. The oldest one dates back to 1532.

Who were Joyners most likely to marry?

Williamses

&

Smiths

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What are the most common Joyner first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Joyners

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

Common Female occupations for Joyners in 1921
Dressmaker

45

General Servant Domestic

22

Laundress

22

Living On Own Means

16

General Servant

14

Common Male occupations for Joyners in 1921
Farm Hands

98

General Farmers

78

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

62

Farm Labourer

35

Baker

34

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