Origins of the Broscombe surname

About the Broscombes

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth EastNorth WestIsle of ManYorkshire 89East Midlands 2West Midlands 6EastLondon 17South East 3South West 5South WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Broscombes lived in yorkshire

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    What are the most common Broscombe first names?

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    Emma

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    Common jobs for Broscombes

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    Commmon female occupations for Broscombes in 1921

    Stuff Weaver

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    Worsted Weaver

    4

    Charwoman

    3

    Cotton Weaver

    3

    At School

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Broscombes in 1921

    Plumber

    5

    Dyer

    3

    Mechanic Apprentice

    3

    Painter

    3

    Wool Sorter

    3

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