Origins of the Bewey surname

About the Beweys

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    In 1921, most Beweys lived in undefined

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    What are the most common Bewey first names?

    Ralph

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    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Beweys

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    Commmon female occupations for Beweys in 1921

    Charwoman

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    Dressmaker

    2

    House Serv

    2

    House Servant

    2

    Seamstress

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Beweys in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    4

    Fisherman

    4

    Quarry Mans Son

    4

    Stone Dresser

    3

    Mariner M S

    2

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