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Origins of the Umpleby surname

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About the Umplebys

We have a total number of 6326 records for people with the last name Umpleby.

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Where do most Umplebys live?

In 1921, most Umplebys lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Umplebys

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,930 records for the Umpleby surname. The oldest one dates back to 1506.

Who were Umplebys most likely to marry?

Barkers

&

Woods

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Umplebys.

What are the most common Umpleby first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Jane

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Common jobs for Umplebys

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

Common Female occupations for Umplebys in 1921
Dressmaker

31

Farmers Daughter

14

House Servant

14

General Servant

13

Farmers Wife

12

Common Male occupations for Umplebys in 1921
Farmer

56

Farmers Son

31

Tailor

28

Joiner

27

Agricultural Labourer

24

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