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Origins of the Lunney surname

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About the Lunneys

We have a total number of 2102 records for people with the last name Lunney.

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Where do most Lunneys live?

In 1921, most Lunneys lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Lunneys

How common is your surname?

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

We have 868 records for the Lunney surname. The oldest one dates back to 1891.

Who were Lunneys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lunney first names?

  • James
  • John
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Lunneys

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

Common Female occupations for Lunneys in 1921
Cotton Weaver


Straw Plaiter


House Keeper


At Home




Common Male occupations for Lunneys in 1921
General Labourer


Agricultural Labourer


Bricklayers Labourer


Dock Labourer


Piecer Cotton Mill


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