Origins of the Bilsland surname

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    In 1921, most Bilslands lived in yorkshire

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    Interesting facts about Bilsland

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    What are the most common Bilsland first names?

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    Common jobs for Bilslands

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    Commmon female occupations for Bilslands in 1921

    Dressmaker

    13

    Book Folder

    10

    House Keeper

    9

    Farmer's Wife

    8

    Domestic Servant

    7

    Commmon male occupations for Bilslands in 1921

    Farmer

    11

    Carter

    10

    Farmers Son

    9

    Baker

    8

    Farmer's Son

    8

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