Origins of the Bish surname

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    In 1921, most Bishs lived in london

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    Interesting facts about Bish

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    What are the most common Bish first names?

    William

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    Common jobs for Bishs

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    Commmon female occupations for Bishs in 1921

    Laundress

    17

    Dressmaker

    15

    General Servant Domestic

    14

    House Servant

    12

    Housemaid Domestic

    11

    Commmon male occupations for Bishs in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    40

    General Labourer

    36

    Bricklayer

    24

    Gardener

    17

    Gardener Domestic

    16

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