Origins of the Barrowman surname

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    In 1921, most Barrowmans lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Barrowman

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    Common jobs for Barrowmans

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    Commmon female occupations for Barrowmans in 1921

    Power Loom Weaver

    18

    Dressmaker

    17

    Domestic Servant

    10

    Farmers Daur

    8

    Cotton Weaver

    7

    Commmon male occupations for Barrowmans in 1921

    Coal Miner

    112

    Coal M

    18

    Blacksmith

    15

    Miner

    14

    Farmer

    13

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