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Origins of the Maylard surname

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About the Maylards

We have a total number of 433 records for people with the last name Maylard.

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Where do most Maylards live?

In 1921, most Maylards lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Maylards

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We have 341 records for the Maylard surname. The oldest one dates back to 1558.

Who were Maylards most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Maylard first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Maylards

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

Common Female occupations for Maylards in 1921


Cotton Weaver




Dress Maker




Common Male occupations for Maylards in 1921






Army Pensioner


Boarding House Keeper


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