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Origins of the Mainprice surname

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About the Mainprices

We have a total number of 584 records for people with the last name Mainprice.

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Where do most Mainprices live?

In 1921, most Mainprices lived in East Midlands.


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Interesting facts about Mainprices

How common is your surname?

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We have 437 records for the Mainprice surname. The oldest one dates back to 1870.

Who were Mainprices most likely to marry?

Dennises

&

Grays

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What are the most common Mainprice first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Mainprice family members

Common jobs for Mainprices

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

Common Female occupations for Mainprices in 1921
Living On Own Means

5

Private Means

5

Own Means

3

Dressmaker

2

No Occupation

2

Common Male occupations for Mainprices in 1921
Wine Merchant

4

Stu

3

Student

3

Farmer

2

Farmers Son

2

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