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Origins of the Neall surname

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About the Nealls

We have a total number of 2957 records for people with the last name Neall.

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Where do most Nealls live?

In 1921, most Nealls lived in East Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Nealls

How common is your surname?

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

We have 2,320 records for the Neall surname. The oldest one dates back to 1830.

Who were Nealls most likely to marry?

O Nealls



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What are the most common Neall first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Nealls

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

Common Female occupations for Nealls in 1921




Domestic Servant


Dress Maker


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Nealls in 1921


General Labourer


Agricultural Labourer






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