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Origins of the Linnegar surname

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About the Linnegars

We have a total number of 381 records for people with the last name Linnegar.

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Where do most Linnegars live?

In 1921, most Linnegars lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Linnegars

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We have 333 records for the Linnegar surname. The oldest one dates back to 1919.

Who were Linnegars most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Linnegar first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Linnegars

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

Common Female occupations for Linnegars in 1921
House Servant




General Servant Domestic


Cotton Card Tenter




Common Male occupations for Linnegars in 1921
General Labourer




Dock Labourer






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