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Discover the answers to last issue’s challenges How did you do?

Read on to find out the answers to last issue’s Family Tree Academy challenges. Our Academy tutor David Annal explains all

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Your transcription challenge:

The answers

We asked you to transcribe a list of jobs from a census page. Here are the occupations listed on the page from the 1861 Census – original spellings (see the document, right) have been retained in the transcriptions below:

• Edge Tool Grinder

• Scholar

• Dresmaker

• Scholar

• Do {Ditto}

• Char Wooman

• Taylor – Master

• Edge Tool Grinder

• At Home

• Ag Lab {Agricultural Labourer}

• Shoe Binder

• Shoe Makers Aprentice

• Scholar

• Coal Haulier

• Houskeeper

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