Typical jobs for Barkbies
Hard-working people, the Barkbies. 8 worked in mining, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Barkbies lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Barkby in Leicestershire.
Barkbies’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Barkbies were angels, apparently. We found 6 in criminal records.
Barkbies in World War I
According to the World War I records, 11 Barkbies served in the First World War.