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Amherst Life Expectancy

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Most Common Amherst First Names

According to our database of 32 people with the last name Amherst that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • William 28.1%
  • Mary 9.4%
  • Joseph 6.3%
  • Jeffery 6.3%
  • John 6.3%
  • John a. 3.1%
  • August 3.1%
  • Morris 3.1%
  • Warner 3.1%
  • Josie 3.1%
  • Caroline 3.1%
  • William hugh amherst 3.1%
  • Gertrude 3.1%
  • Mary rothes margaret 3.1%
  • Hugh 3.1%
  • Eleanor 3.1%
  • Doris 3.1%
  • Richard 3.1%
  • Mildred 3.1%

Amherst Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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