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Origins of the Toole surname

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About the Tooles

We have a total number of 27282 records for people with the last name Toole.

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Where do most Tooles live?

In 1921, most Tooles lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Tooles

How common is your surname?

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

We have 14,100 records for the Toole surname. The oldest one dates back to 1575.

Who were Tooles most likely to marry?

O Tooles

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Byrnes

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What are the most common Toole first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Bridget

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

Common jobs for Tooles

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

Common Female occupations for Tooles in 1921
Domestic Servant

54

Dressmaker

51

Cotton Weaver

50

Charwoman

38

Laundress

35

Common Male occupations for Tooles in 1921
General Labourer

126

Dock Labourer

81

Coal Miner

47

Bricklayer

39

Coal Miner Hewer

32

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