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Origins of the Lube surname

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About the Lubes

We have a total number of 244 records for people with the last name Lube.

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Where do most Lubes live?

In 1921, most Lubes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Lubes

How common is your surname?

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

We have 148 records for the Lube surname. The oldest one dates back to 1908.

Who were Lubes most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lube first names?

  • John
  • Frederick
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Lubes

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

Common Female occupations for Lubes in 1921
Blowing Room Tenter


Agricultural Labourer Wife


Cigar Maker


Cotton Weaver


Fancy Basket Liner


Common Male occupations for Lubes in 1921


Brush Maker


Fishermen And Oystermen


Lithographic Printer




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