Origins of the Ashett surname

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    In 1921, most Ashetts lived in north-east

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    Margaret Ellen

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    Common jobs for Ashetts

    Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

    Commmon female occupations for Ashetts in 1921

    Cotton Carding Tenter


    Drawing Frame Tenter


    Dress Maker


    House Keeper


    House Servant


    Commmon male occupations for Ashetts in 1921

    Coal Hewer


    Coal Miner


    Coal Miner Hewer


    Boiler Minder


    Collier Coal Miner Hewer


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