Birtwistle Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Birtwistle Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Birtwistle family

Profession Census Frequency
Scholar 196
Cotton Weaver 167
House Keeper 21
Cotton Winder 19
Joiner 15
Weaver Cotton 12
Labourer 11
Carter 9
Grocer 8
Stone Mason 8
Cotton Operative 7
Sawyer 6
Cotton Spinner 6
Blacksmith 5
House Wife 5
Annuitant 4
Book Keeper 4
Cotton Manufacturer 4
Cotton Piecer 4
Cotton Warper 4
Farm Servant 4
Labourer Print Works 4
Quarryman Stone 4
Worsted Spinner 4
Labourer In Printworks 3

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