Origins of the Murten surname

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    In 1921, most Murtens lived in yorkshire

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    Common jobs for Murtens

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

    Common female occupations for Murtens in 1921



    General Servant Domestic


    Button Maker


    Char Woman




    Common male occupations for Murtens in 1921

    Coal Miner


    Agricultural Labourer




    Coal Miner Hewer


    Colliery Pony Driver Below Ground


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