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Origins of the Youngs surname

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About the Youngses

We have a total number of 16351 records for people with the last name Youngs.

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Where do most Youngses live?

In 1921, most Youngses lived in East.

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Interesting facts about Youngses

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We have 14,500 records for the Youngs surname. The oldest one dates back to 1558.

Who were Youngses most likely to marry?



Young Or Youngses

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What are the most common Youngs first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Youngses

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

Common Female occupations for Youngses in 1921


General Servant Domestic




Domestic Servant


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Youngses in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Farm Labourer






General Labourer


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