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Origins of the Night surname

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About the Nights

We have a total number of 3151 records for people with the last name Night.

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Where do most Nights live?

In 1921, most Nights lived in South East.


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Interesting facts about Nights

How common is your surname?

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

We have 2,490 records for the Night surname. The oldest one dates back to 1559.

Who were Nights most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Nights.

What are the most common Night first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Night family members

Common jobs for Nights

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

Common Female occupations for Nights in 1921
House Servant

23

Servant

14

Dressmaker

12

General Servant

10

Domestic Servant

7

Common Male occupations for Nights in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

18

General Labourer

15

Coal Miner

14

Farm Labourer

12

Tailor

8

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