Origins of the Beamsley surname

About the Beamsleys

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    In 1921, most Beamsleys lived in london

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    What are the most common Beamsley first names?

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    Common jobs for Beamsleys

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    Commmon female occupations for Beamsleys in 1921

    Lace Maker

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    Charing

    2

    Charwoman Dom

    2

    Domestic Servant

    2

    Charwoman

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Beamsleys in 1921

    Agricultural Laborer

    3

    Agricultural Labourer

    3

    Saddler

    3

    Farmers Son

    2

    Fisherman

    2

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