Origins of the Basker surname

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    In 1921, most Baskers lived in east-midlands

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    Common jobs for Baskers

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    Commmon female occupations for Baskers in 1921

    Dressmaker

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    General Servant

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    General Servant Domestic

    8

    House Servant

    8

    House Keeper

    7

    Commmon male occupations for Baskers in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    13

    Farmer

    9

    Porter

    8

    Tailor

    8

    At Home

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