Origins of the Cannaby surname

About the Cannabys

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    In 1921, most Cannabys lived in west-midlands

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    Common jobs for Cannabys

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

    Commmon female occupations for Cannabys in 1921

    General Servant


    Lodging House Keeper


    Alms House Annuity




    Carpenters Wife


    Commmon male occupations for Cannabys in 1921



    Gardener Domestic


    General Labourer


    House Carpenter




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