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Origins of the Bashworth surname

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About the Bashworths

We have a total number of 80 records for people with the last name Bashworth.

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Where do most Bashworths live?

In 1921, most Bashworths lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Bashworths

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We have 79 records for the Bashworth surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Bashworths most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Bashworths.

What are the most common Bashworth first names?

  • Henry
  • Wright
  • Mary
  • Annie

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Common jobs for Bashworths

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bashworths in 1921
Cotton Weaver


Calico Weaver


Cotton Operative


Cotton Reeler


Cotton Ring Spinner


Common Male occupations for Bashworths in 1921
Cotton Spinner


House Painter






Cop Packer


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