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Origins of the Maxon surname

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About the Maxons

We have a total number of 1475 records for people with the last name Maxon.

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Where do most Maxons live?

In 1921, most Maxons lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Maxons

How common is your surname?

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

We have 917 records for the Maxon surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Maxons most likely to marry?

Davises

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Johnsons

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What are the most common Maxon first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Maxons

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

Common Female occupations for Maxons in 1921
House Servant

5

Private Means

5

Dressmaker

4

Housemaid

4

Living On Own Means

4

Common Male occupations for Maxons in 1921
Coal Miner

9

Coal Miner Hewer

6

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

4

Agricultural Labourer

3

Electricians

3

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