Typical jobs for Blackies
Hard-working people, the Blackies. 57 worked in domestic service, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Blackies lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Blackie in Midlothian.
Blackies’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Blackies were angels, apparently. We found 12 in criminal records.
Blackies in World War I
According to the World War I records, 63 Blackies served in the First World War.