Canterbury Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Canterbury Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Canterbury family

Profession Census Frequency
School 30
Dressmaker 6
Clerk 3
Coal Miner Hewer 3
General Servant (domestic) 3
Able Seaman 2
Private Means 2
Dress Maker 2
Blacksmith 2
Baker 2
Seaman A B 1
Lithographer Printer 1
Gardener Domestic 1
Boot Maker 1
Builder Of Houses 1
Butter, (on Holiday) Domestic 1
Carrier "general" 1
Carrier & Cab Proprietor 1
Domestic Servant 1
Fishing Cotton Net Repairer 1
Fishing Line And Twine Maker 1
(army) Sergeant Major Territorial Force 1
Certificated Head Teacher 1
Scholastic Stationer (shop Assistant) 1
Sheet Metal Worker 1

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