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Origins of the Moffitt surname

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About the Moffitts

We have a total number of 8445 records for people with the last name Moffitt.

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Where do most Moffitts live?

In 1921, most Moffitts lived in North East.


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Interesting facts about Moffitts

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,010 records for the Moffitt surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Moffitts most likely to marry?

Smiths

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Johnsons

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What are the most common Moffitt first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Moffitts

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

Common Female occupations for Moffitts in 1921
Dressmaker

30

Housekeeper

11

General Servant Domestic

10

House Servant

10

Servant Domestic

9

Common Male occupations for Moffitts in 1921
Coal Miner

32

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

30

Farm Hands

22

Butcher

20

Blacksmith

17

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