1841 census help please

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  1. Daft Bat

    Daft Bat Administrator. Chief cook & bottle washer! Staff Member

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    HO107, piece 661, book 1, folio 56, page 26.

    Please could someone take a peek and tell me what the occupation is for Martha CARRINGTON. Her entry can be found on the right-hand side of the page, 10th line down.

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    I can make out the first word but not what is written after it.

    Thank you.
     
  2. Flook

    Flook A True Gentleman. Rest in Peace.

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    My best guess in 'flower maker' - I've often seen "m" stand for maker (but there again…..).
     
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    Bonzo Dog Still the Mad Scientist?

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    Agree with Flook
     
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    Thank you both. :)
     
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    mugwortismy cat Tenacious to the End!

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    bit late in the day, but I think the boys are right (if you wanted a third backer) ;)
     
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