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Origins of the Letherland surname

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About the Letherlands

We have a total number of 829 records for people with the last name Letherland.

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Where do most Letherlands live?

In 1921, most Letherlands lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Letherlands

How common is your surname?

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

We have 715 records for the Letherland surname. The oldest one dates back to 1900.

Who were Letherlands most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Letherland first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Letherlands

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

Common Female occupations for Letherlands in 1921


Lace Mender


House Keeper


Living On Her Own Means


Bricklayers Wife


Common Male occupations for Letherlands in 1921
Lace Maker




Coal Miner






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