Origins of the Burraway surname

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    In 1921, most Burraways lived in east

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    Common jobs for Burraways

    Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

    Commmon female occupations for Burraways in 1921



    Lace Maker


    Clerical Assistant Grade I


    General Servant Domestic


    House Keeper


    Commmon male occupations for Burraways in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer


    Ag Laborer


    Brickyard Labourer


    General Labourer


    Police Constable


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