Origins of the Bunyan surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 9North West 14Isle of ManYorkshire 21East Midlands 45West Midlands 10East 140London 293South East 102South West 9South Wales 7Mid Wales 23West WalesNorth Wales 2Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Bunyans lived in london

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    Common jobs for Bunyans

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    Commmon female occupations for Bunyans in 1921

    Dressmaker

    40

    General Servant

    27

    Laundress

    24

    Straw Plaiter

    20

    Charwoman

    19

    Commmon male occupations for Bunyans in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    54

    Farm Labourer

    45

    General Labourer

    45

    Carman

    19

    Mason

    19

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