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Origins of the Linge surname

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About the Linges

We have a total number of 2010 records for people with the last name Linge.

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Where do most Linges live?

In 1921, most Linges lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Linges

How common is your surname?

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

We have 1,740 records for the Linge surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Linges most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Linge first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Linges

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

Common Female occupations for Linges in 1921
Domestic Servant


General Servant Domestic


Housemaid Domestic






Common Male occupations for Linges in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Farm Labourer


Market Gardener


General Labourer




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