Typical jobs for Besses
Hard-working people, the Besses. 8 worked as labourers, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Besses lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Bess in Devon.
Besses’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Besses were angels, apparently. We found 31 in criminal records.
Besses in World War I
According to the World War I records, 4 Besses served in the First World War.