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Origins of the Yoxall surname

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About the Yoxalls

We have a total number of 5872 records for people with the last name Yoxall.

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Where do most Yoxalls live?

In 1921, most Yoxalls lived in North West.

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Interesting facts about Yoxalls

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We have 5,370 records for the Yoxall surname. The oldest one dates back to 1830.

Who were Yoxalls most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Yoxall first names?

  • William
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Yoxalls

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

Common Female occupations for Yoxalls in 1921


Cotton Weaver


Domestic Servant


Needle Maker


General Servant Domestic


Common Male occupations for Yoxalls in 1921


General Labourer




Cotton Weaver


Needle Maker


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