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Origins of the Lengyel surname

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About the Lengyels

We have a total number of 198 records for people with the last name Lengyel.

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Where do most Lengyels live?

In 1921, most Lengyels lived in Northern Ireland.

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Interesting facts about Lengyels

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We have 4 records for the Lengyel surname. The oldest one dates back to 1904.

Who were Lengyels most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lengyel first names?

  • John
  • Janos
  • Mary
  • Anna

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Common jobs for Lengyels

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

Common Female occupations for Lengyels in 1921
Midwives And Practical Nurses


Music Hall Artist


Common Male occupations for Lengyels in 1921
Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Semiskilled Occupations In Mechanical Treatment Of Metals (Rolling


Semiskilled Machine Shop And Related Occupations


Semiskilled Mechanics And Repairmen


Stock Clerks


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