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From: "Benny Cooper" <>
Subject: Re: Explanation of words
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 1999 20:30:48 -0600
I'm just speculating here, but it could mean a farmer or one who raises
cattle as in "Animal Husbandry". Maybe someone else has some ideas, also.
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 1999 2:31 PM
Subject: Explanation of words
> Does anyone know what the term "Husbandman by occupation" mean during
>I had some male ancestors that have that listed. Most all the relatives
>with blacksmiths or farmers does this mean he didn't work?