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Origins of the Mordan surname

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About the Mordans

We have a total number of 759 records for people with the last name Mordan.

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Where do most Mordans live?

In 1921, most Mordans lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Mordans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 623 records for the Mordan surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Mordans most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Craneys

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Mordans.

What are the most common Mordan first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Jane

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Common jobs for Mordans

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

Common Female occupations for Mordans in 1921
Independent Means

15

Living On Own Means

4

Laundress

3

Press Worker

3

Silk Winder

3

Common Male occupations for Mordans in 1921
Groom

6

General Labourer

5

Baker

4

Farm Labourer

3

Jeweller

3

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