Origins of the Brearly surname

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    In 1921, most Brearlys lived in london

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    Betty

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    Common jobs for Brearlys

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    Commmon female occupations for Brearlys in 1921

    Cotton Weaver

    10

    Dressmaker

    7

    House Keeper

    6

    Worsted Spinner

    6

    Worsted Weaver

    4

    Commmon male occupations for Brearlys in 1921

    Coal Miner

    9

    Farmer

    5

    Cooper

    4

    Cordwainer

    4

    Engineer

    4

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