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Origins of the Urban surname

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About the Urbans

We have a total number of 2054 records for people with the last name Urban.

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Where do most Urbans live?

In 1921, most Urbans lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Urbans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 482 records for the Urban surname. The oldest one dates back to 1823.

Who were Urbans most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Browns

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Urbans.

What are the most common Urban first names?

  • John
  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Anna

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

Common jobs for Urbans

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

Common Female occupations for Urbans in 1921
Living On Own Means

3

Mantle Maker

3

Walking Stickmaker

3

Cook

2

Fancy Leather Case Maker

2

Common Male occupations for Urbans in 1921
Farm Hands

37

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

36

Tinsmiths

25

Semiskilled Machine Shop And Related Occupations

22

General Farmers

21

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