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Origins of the Leckonby surname

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About the Leckonbys

We have a total number of 471 records for people with the last name Leckonby.

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Where do most Leckonbys live?

In 1921, most Leckonbys lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Leckonbys

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We have 466 records for the Leckonby surname. The oldest one dates back to 1880.

Who were Leckonbys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Leckonby first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Leckonbys

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

Common Female occupations for Leckonbys in 1921




House Servant




Farmers Wife


Common Male occupations for Leckonbys in 1921


Agricultural Labourer


Railway Porter


General Labourer




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