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Origins of the Murdin surname

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About the Murdins

We have a total number of 1670 records for people with the last name Murdin.

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Where do most Murdins live?

In 1921, most Murdins lived in East Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Murdins

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We have 1,600 records for the Murdin surname. The oldest one dates back to 1880.

Who were Murdins most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Murdin first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Murdins

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

Common Female occupations for Murdins in 1921
Lace Maker


Shoe Fitter


Boot Closer


General Servant




Common Male occupations for Murdins in 1921
Shoe Maker


Coal Miner


Shoe Finisher


Agricultural Labourer




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