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There are approximately 365 people named Minchin in the UK. That makes it the 12,020th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 6 are named Minchin.

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The Minchin surname in historical dictionaries

Patronymica Britannica (1860)

MINCHIN. Probably an old personal name of the A-Sax. period, whence the local names Minchinton and IMinchinhampton. The Irish branch went over with William III., and almost all the owners of the name are said to be located in or about Moneygall, near Menagh, co. Tipperary.

Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.

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