Origins of the Mottershead surname

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    In 1921, most Mottersheads lived in north-west

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    Common jobs for Mottersheads

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

    Common female occupations for Mottersheads in 1921

    Silk Winder


    Cotton Weaver




    Silk Weaver




    Common male occupations for Mottersheads in 1921

    Coal Miner


    Silk Weaver




    Farm Labourer


    General Labourer


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