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Origins of the Quilter surname

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About the Quilters

We have a total number of 6013 records for people with the last name Quilter.

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Where do most Quilters live?

In 1921, most Quilters lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Quilters

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,050 records for the Quilter surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Quilters most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Perrys

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Quilters.

What are the most common Quilter first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Quilters

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

Common Female occupations for Quilters in 1921
Dressmaker

26

Private Means

11

General Servant

10

Living On Own Means

10

Milliner

9

Common Male occupations for Quilters in 1921
Butcher

31

Agricultural Labourer

22

Farm Labourer

21

Coal Miner

19

Cabinet Maker

18

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