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Origins of the Molineux surname

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About the Molineuxs

We have a total number of 4237 records for people with the last name Molineux.

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Where do most Molineuxs live?

In 1921, most Molineuxs lived in West Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Molineuxs

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We have 3,940 records for the Molineux surname. The oldest one dates back to 1820.

Who were Molineuxs most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Molineux first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Molineuxs

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

Common Female occupations for Molineuxs in 1921
At Home


Living On Own Means


Cotton Weaver


General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Molineuxs in 1921
Coal Miner






Agricultural Labourer




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