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Whalley Family Origin

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Whalley Family Occupations

What did your Whalley ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Whalley ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cotton Weaver

    7%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whalley. A less common occupation for the Whalley family was Labourer. The most common Whalley occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 7% of Whalley's were Cotton Weavers.

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Whalley Historical Records

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Whalley Life Expectancy

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