Origins of the Balment surname

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    In 1921, most Balments lived in south-west

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    What are the most common Balment first names?

    George

    William

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    Emma

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    Common jobs for Balments

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    Commmon female occupations for Balments in 1921

    Laundress

    7

    House Servant

    5

    General Servant

    4

    Farmers Wife

    3

    Labourer Wife

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Balments in 1921

    Mason

    11

    Carpenter

    8

    Farm Servant

    7

    Agricultural Labourer

    6

    Farm Labourer

    5

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