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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Horrocks surname? In that year Horrocks was ranked number 1151 for popularity in the UK.
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The name Brian means "Strong" and is of Celtic origin.
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Did you know that there are currently 3566 people with the Horrocks surname in the UK? Horrocks is now ranked number 1594 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Horrocks surname in the USA? Horrocks is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.
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