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Origins of the Overall surname

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About the Overalls

We have a total number of 6360 records for people with the last name Overall.

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Where do most Overalls live?

In 1921, most Overalls lived in East.


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Interesting facts about Overalls

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,980 records for the Overall surname. The oldest one dates back to 1560.

Who were Overalls most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Overalls.

What are the most common Overall first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Overalls

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

Common Female occupations for Overalls in 1921
Laundress

28

Dressmaker

27

General Servant Domestic

23

Cook Domestic

20

Domestic Servant

19

Common Male occupations for Overalls in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

65

Farm Labourer

33

General Labourer

22

Baker

21

Gardener

21

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