Origins of the Bamsey surname

About the Bamseys

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    In 1921, most Bamseys lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Bamseys

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    Commmon female occupations for Bamseys in 1921

    Dressmaker

    19

    Lace Maker

    16

    Laundress

    14

    Charwoman

    6

    Domestic Servant

    6

    Commmon male occupations for Bamseys in 1921

    Carpenter

    23

    Stewardess

    7

    Able Seaman

    6

    Masons Labourer

    6

    Accountant

    5

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