Origins of the Boswood surname

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    In 1921, most Boswoods lived in london

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    What are the most common Boswood first names?

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    Common jobs for Boswoods

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    Commmon female occupations for Boswoods in 1921

    Stay Maker

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    Governess

    5

    Cartridge Maker

    2

    House Keeper

    2

    Laundress

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Boswoods in 1921

    Coffin Maker

    3

    Cashier

    2

    Clerk

    2

    Correspondence Clerk

    2

    Gent Coachman

    2

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