Origins of the Beman surname

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    In 1921, most Bemans lived in yorkshire

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    Common jobs for Bemans

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    Commmon female occupations for Bemans in 1921

    House Servant

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    General Servant

    5

    Laundress

    5

    Dressmaker

    4

    Governess

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    Commmon male occupations for Bemans in 1921

    Carpenter

    9

    Coal Miner Hewer

    8

    Agricultural Labourer

    6

    Farmer

    5

    Gardener

    5

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