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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

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

Who were Mordans most likely to marry?




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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


Living On Own Means




Press Worker


Silk Winder


Common Male occupations for Mordans in 1921


General Labourer




Farm Labourer




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