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Origins of the Vinson surname

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About the Vinsons

We have a total number of 4649 records for people with the last name Vinson.

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Where do most Vinsons live?

In 1921, most Vinsons lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Vinsons

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

We have 3,860 records for the Vinson surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Vinsons most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Vinson first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Vinsons

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

Common Female occupations for Vinsons in 1921


Living On Own Means


Domestic Servant




Drapers Assistant


Common Male occupations for Vinsons in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers




Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories


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