Origins of the Beskeen surname

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    In 1921, most Beskeens lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Beskeens

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    Commmon female occupations for Beskeens in 1921

    Student Music Student

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    Cop On Dresser

    1

    Copper Miners Widow

    1

    Domestic Servant

    1

    Draper Shopkeeper

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Beskeens in 1921

    Cattle Dealer

    5

    Copper Miner

    5

    Tin Miner

    3

    Blacksmith Journeyman

    2

    Living On His Own Means

    2

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