Old Occupations

Are you still trying to work out what great-great-great-great grandpa's occupation really was? Many old occupations have changed name or no longer exist. You can discover what your ancestor really did at:

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~dav4is/Sources/Occupations.html (with emphasis on England and its 16th and 17th century colonies ) and
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/ocupaton.html and
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~genepool/jobs.htm and
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiashlan/occupations.html and

Previously published in QFHS 'SNIPPETS' NEWSLETTER - December 2008 Volume 8, No. 12