Origins of the Broyden surname

About the Broydens

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    In 1921, most Broydens lived in south-east

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    Common jobs for Broydens

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    Commmon female occupations for Broydens in 1921

    Laundress

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    Nurse

    3

    Widow

    3

    Card Room

    2

    Cook Domestic Servant

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Broydens in 1921

    Tailor

    9

    Baker

    6

    Shipwright

    5

    General Labourer

    4

    Carter

    3

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