Week 2: Laundry worker


This is an opportunity to showcase your laundry worker ancestor, you might want to offer a short biography and speak about their work eg
Name
Birth location/date
Family background
Where you've found them on the census
Their workplace/employer
Any tips on researching this occupation?

This was often women's work either taking in washing or working for a commercial laundry.

Some general links
http://www.avictorian.com/servants_laundry.html
https://recollections.biz/blog/the-v...n-laundry-day/
http://www.oldandinteresting.com/sitemap.htm

Next week: Grocer