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1901 census occupation check please.Sorted.Thanks.

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Christina (Lancashire)

Christina (Lancashire) Report 1 Apr 2013 13:17

Could someone help me decipher Ernest Albert's occupation please.

I think the first word is Bolton, but I can't make out the second word at all.

Thank you.

1901 England Census
Name: Guest Guest
Age: 57
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Martha Ann Guest
Gender: Male
Where born: Bolton, Lancashire, England
Civil parish: Bolton
Ecclesiastical parish: St Paul
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Street Address:

Registration district: Bolton
Sub-registration district: Sharples
ED, institution, or vessel: 2
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 197
Piece: 3617
Folio: 59
Page Number: 30
Household Members:
Name Age
Guest Guest 57
Martha Ann Guest 57
John Guest 30
Emily Maud Guest 22
Randolph Thomas Guest 19
Ernest Albert Guest 18


Maddie Report 1 Apr 2013 13:20

think it says cotton spinner


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 1 Apr 2013 13:20

It's Cotton something.

Compare the first word with last entry on the page - cotton warper

Edit - Spinner as Maddie says above :-)

Christina (Lancashire)

Christina (Lancashire) Report 1 Apr 2013 13:27

Thank you, both.

I'm just rubbish at reading the images. :-D