Origins of the Mossley surname

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    In 1921, most Mossleys lived in yorkshire

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    Common jobs for Mossleys

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    Common female occupations for Mossleys in 1921

    Cotton Weaver

    10

    Dressmaker

    6

    Charwoman

    3

    General Servant Domestic

    3

    House Keeper

    3

    Common male occupations for Mossleys in 1921

    Tailor

    8

    Blacksmith

    5

    Coal Miner

    5

    Cotton Piecer

    5

    Cotton Spinner

    5

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