Origins of the Babey surname

About the Babeys

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    In 1921, most Babeys lived in south-east

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    What are the most common Babey first names?

    John

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    Mary

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    Common jobs for Babeys

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    Commmon female occupations for Babeys in 1921

    Domestic Servant

    5

    Dress Maker

    3

    Housemaid

    3

    Living On Own Means

    3

    Private Means

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Babeys in 1921

    General Labourer

    13

    Tin Plate Worker

    10

    General Laborer

    6

    Market Gardener

    6

    Agricultural Labourer

    5

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