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Down Life Expectancy

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Most Common Down First Names

According to our database of 3,148 people with the last name Down that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • John 5.8%
  • William 3.4%
  • Down 2.8%
  • Henry 2.6%
  • James 2.6%
  • George 2.1%
  • Thomas 2.0%
  • Richard 1.9%
  • Mary 1.6%
  • Charles 1.5%
  • Walter 1.4%
  • Arthur 1.3%
  • Elizabeth 1.0%
  • Edward 1.0%
  • Harry 0.9%
  • Frederick 0.8%
  • Leslie 0.8%
  • Florence 0.7%
  • Robert 0.7%
  • Margaret 0.7%
  • Fred 0.6%
  • Samuel 0.6%
  • Dawe 0.6%
  • Dorothy 0.6%
  • Albert 0.6%
  • Alice 0.6%
  • Harold 0.6%
  • Alexander 0.5%
  • Bowden 0.5%
  • Grace 0.5%
  • Austin 0.5%
  • Francis 0.5%
  • Lawson 0.5%
  • Smith 0.5%
  • Daniel 0.5%
  • David 0.5%
  • Percy 0.4%
  • Gilbert 0.4%
  • Frank 0.4%
  • Emma 0.4%
  • Clark 0.4%
  • Eliza 0.4%
  • Woodlock 0.4%
  • Herbert 0.4%
  • J 0.4%
  • Williams 0.4%
  • Joseph 0.4%
  • Hannah 0.4%
  • Menzies 0.4%
  • Jane 0.4%

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Last names similar to Down

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