Origins of the Byrt surname

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    In 1921, most Byrts lived in south-west

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    What are the most common Byrt first names?

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    Common jobs for Byrts

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    Commmon female occupations for Byrts in 1921

    Dressmaker

    4

    Pauper

    4

    Living On Own Means

    3

    Drapers Assistant

    2

    Gentleman's Wife

    2

    Commmon male occupations for Byrts in 1921

    Cooper

    11

    Yeoman

    10

    Gentleman

    5

    Carpenter

    4

    Printer

    4

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