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Origins of the Vince surname

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About the Vinces

We have a total number of 20520 records for people with the last name Vince.

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Where do most Vinces live?

In 1921, most Vinces lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Vinces

How common is your surname?

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

We have 19,100 records for the Vince surname. The oldest one dates back to 1559.

Who were Vinces most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Clarks

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What are the most common Vince first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Vinces

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

Common Female occupations for Vinces in 1921
Dressmaker

80

General Servant Domestic

57

Domestic Servant

54

Laundress

49

Servant

38

Common Male occupations for Vinces in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

161

General Labourer

80

Farm Labourer

72

Gardener

52

Carpenter

49

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