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Origins of the Maker surname

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About the Makers

We have a total number of 10791 records for people with the last name Maker.

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Where do most Makers live?

In 1921, most Makers lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Makers

How common is your surname?

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

We have 8,200 records for the Maker surname. The oldest one dates back to 1220.

Who were Makers most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Browns

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What are the most common Maker first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Makers

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

Common Female occupations for Makers in 1921
Dressmaker

43

Domestic Servant

30

Cotton Weaver

29

House Servant

26

Tailoress

26

Common Male occupations for Makers in 1921
General Labourer

39

Tailor

34

Agricultural Labourer

21

Dock Labourer

21

Engine Fitter

18

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