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Western Family Origin

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Western Family Occupations

What did your Western ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Going To School

    7%
  • Mason

    7%
  • School

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Western. The most common Western occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Western's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Western family was School.

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Western Historical Records

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Western Life Expectancy

What is the average Western lifespan?

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