Origins of the Bilbie surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth EastNorth West 6Isle of ManYorkshire 14East Midlands 88West Midlands 8EastLondon 3South East 2South West 1South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Bilbies lived in east-midlands

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    Elizabeth

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    Common jobs for Bilbies

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    Commmon female occupations for Bilbies in 1921

    Farmers Daughter

    7

    Dressmaker

    4

    Lace Mender

    4

    Living On Private Means

    4

    Cotton Mill Hand Winder

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Bilbies in 1921

    Coal Miner

    30

    Coal Miner Hewer

    10

    General Labourer

    6

    Bricklayer

    5

    Farmer

    5

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