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Yetholm Scotland

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Information on the village of Yetholm, near Kelso in Scotland.

Occupations of the Inhabitants of Yetholm Parish in 1791
as recorded by Rev. William Blackie

Tinkers and gypsies, all in Kirk Yetholm, including women & children50
Weavers35
Smiths9
Wrights15
Shoemakers5
Coopers, one also a wheel-wright3
Day-labourers49
Ploughmen and hinds25
Shepherds16
Schoolmasters4
Millers10
Skinner1
Retailers of merchandise6
Tailors9
Masons9
Waukers and dyers4
Thatchers3
Gatherers of eggs, having no other occupation2
Bakers7
Gardeners7
Carriers, one a stated weekly carrier to Kelso9
Surgeons, one given over to business2
Butchers2
Cobblers3
Pedlar1
Fiddler1
Saddler1
Maltster1
Cow dealer1

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