Origins of the Bechtel surname

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    In 1921, most Bechtels lived in london

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    Common jobs for Bechtels

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    Commmon female occupations for Bechtels in 1921

    Clerks

    2

    No Occupation

    2

    Tailoress

    2

    Charwoman

    1

    Daily Housework

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Bechtels in 1921

    Landwirt

    12

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

    11

    Semiskilled Machine Shop And Related Occupations

    10

    Tinsmiths

    9

    Farm Hands

    8

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