Origins of the Buffrey surname

About the Buffreys

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    In 1921, most Buffreys lived in south-west

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    Common jobs for Buffreys

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    Commmon female occupations for Buffreys in 1921

    Nailor

    6

    Charwoman

    3

    General Servant Domestic

    2

    Washerwoman

    2

    Apprentice Dressmaker

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Buffreys in 1921

    Coal Miner

    8

    Coal Miner Hewer

    7

    Coal Hewer

    6

    Blacksmith

    5

    Rope Maker

    5

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