Livesey Occupations Directory

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Entry of data into this page has been deferred pending clarification of various family structures, but is expected to be undertaken later in 2004.

See the census records for 1841 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901


This directory gives the occupations of Liveseys mentioned in the Livesey Family Trees. Most of them derive from census records, GRO certificates and Parish Registers. Each reference is given in the format

forename(s) : years

Here, the years are those in which the named person was engaged in the occupation under which they are listed. Note that a record of an occupation in a census year does not necessarily arise from a census record. Wherever possible, names have been given in the form of links to relevant pages. The occupations are listed alphabetically within each of the following categories:

Unspecified Labour

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Specified Labour

Agricultural Labourer Brickfield Labourer Bricklayer's Labourer Carrier / Carrier's Labourer / Carriage Labourer Farm Labourer Ground Workman Porter / Coal Porter / Coal Carman Stone-Mason's Labourer
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Automobile mechanic Baker Blacksmith / Harnessman Bonnet Maker / Bonnet Blocker / Cap Maker Boot Maker / Boot Laster / Shoe Maker / Cordwainer Box Maker Bricklayer Brick Maker Builder Cabinet Maker Cable Worker Carpenter Cooper Dress Maker Dyer Engineer / Engine fitter French Polisher Hatter, Hat Maker / Cap Maker Laundry Mason / Stone Mason Milkman / Milk Carrier Miller Ostler Painter Plasterer Powder Worker Printer Roofer / Roof Slater Rubber Worker Sheet Metal Worker Silk Sorter Willow Bonnet Blocker Willow Bonnet Maker Willow Cutter / Worker / Platter / Manufacturer Willow Dyer Window Cleaner
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Farming and Horticulture

Farmer Farm Labourer Shepherd Fruiterer Gardener
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Shops, Retail and Selling

Beer Retailer Bookseller / Assistant Butcher / Meat Retailer Coal Dealer Commercial Traveller / Salesman Cycle Dealer / Agent General Store / Assistant Grocer / Assistant Hawker Undetermined Shop
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Carman / Motor Driver Coachman Railway Conductor / Flagman Railway Servant / Attendant Shipwright
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Clerk / Bank Clerk / Book-keeper Civil Service Letter Sorter Office Worker Post Office Letter Sorter Postman Telegraphist / Telegraph Office Clerk
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Armed Services

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Bailiff Deputy Sheriff Police Officer Prison Warden
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Commercial Fisherman Company Director County Commissioner Heating and Ventilation Hotel Keeper Insurance Agent Judge Miner Musician News Manager Packer Servant Sexton Vegetable Trimmer Waiter Warehouseman