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Subject: Re: [YORKSGEN] 1891 census - Help with reading occupation
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2009 10:27:42 -0400
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yes you are right and my typing needs to slow down a little :)

Thank you one and all for the on and off list replies.? It is Brush Weaver by concensus and by checking further back.


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From: Nivard Ovington <>
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Sent: Wed, 9 Sep 2009 15:20
Subject: Re: [YORKSGEN] 1891 census - Help with reading occupation

I suspect it was Annie CUNINGHAM rather than CUNNIGHAM <vbg>?

The occupation looks like Hair Weaver to me as is the daughter Mary below

The statistician has added the word "Brush" which suggests the hair was used
for making some sort of brush?

Nivard Ovington in Cornwall (UK)?

> If there are any list members with Ancestry subs could they take a look at
> RG12/3814 Folio 89 page 21.? I am after the occupation of Annie CUNNIGHAM
> the wife of Herbert she is aged 33 and he 34.? They have 6 children living
> with them also.?


> many thanks?


> Rob?

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