Biscoe Family History

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Biscoe Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Burscough in Lancashire, so named with Old English burh ‘fortified place’ + Old Scandinavian skógr ‘wood’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Briscoe, Roscoe, Bascom, Bosco, Blincoe, Bisson, Bishop, Bise, Visco

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Biscoe Family Origin

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Biscoe Family Occupations

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  • Clergymans Widow

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Biscoe family was Ag Labourer. Clergymans Widow, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biscoe. The most common Biscoe occupation in the UK was Clergymans Widow. 5% of Biscoe's were Clergymans Widows.

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Biscoe Historical Records

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Biscoe Life Expectancy

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