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Origins of the Pollard surname

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About the Pollards

We have a total number of 123636 records for people with the last name Pollard.

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Alternative variations of the name Pollard

Pollard, Pollart, Polard, Polwarth, Pollards, Pollarde

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Where do most Pollards live?

In 1921, most Pollards lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Pollards

How common is your surname?

381st most common surname in the UK

We have 108,000 records for the Pollard surname. The oldest one dates back to 1300.

Who were Pollards most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Pollard first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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

Common jobs for Pollards

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

Common Female occupations for Pollards in 1921
Cotton Weaver






Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for Pollards in 1921
Cotton Weaver


Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer


Coal Miner




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