Arkwright Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Arkwright Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Arkwright family

Profession Census Frequency
Scholar 89
Cotton Weaver 34
Coal Miner 22
Living On Own Means 15
General Labourer 10
Living On Her Own Means 8
Domestic Servant 6
Farmer 6
Cotton Spinner 5
Dressmaker 5
Gardener 3
Agricultural Labourer 3
Assistant 3
Blacksmith 3
Clogger 3
Cotton Factory Operator 3
Cotton Winder 3
Dress Maker 3
Farmers Daughter 3
House Keeper 3
Tailor 3
Warehouseman 3
Railway Porter 2
Stone Mason 2
Weaver In Cotton Mill 2

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