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Origins of the Medows surname

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About the Medowses

We have a total number of 574 records for people with the last name Medows.

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Where do most Medowses live?

In 1921, most Medowses lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Medowses

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

We have 518 records for the Medows surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Medowses most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Medows first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Medowses

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

Common Female occupations for Medowses in 1921
General Servant


House Servant




No Occupation




Common Male occupations for Medowses in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Coal Miner








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