Location: United Kingdom

Friday, July 21, 2006


Whilst researching my tree I came across the occupation HIGGLER - A person who haggles or bargains, an itinerant peddler! Although I am told that it more often referred to a carrier, someone who transported goods by horse and cart.

Occupations are listed in the census data at the time and of course are shown in marriage and death certificates.

A good website I came across for Victorian occupations really helped.


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