Typical jobs for Bessants
Hard-working people, the Bessants. 49 worked as labourers, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Bessants lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Bessant in Hampshire.
Bessants’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Bessants were angels, apparently. We found 11 in criminal records.
Bessants in World War I
According to the World War I records, 70 Bessants served in the First World War.