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From: "buchner" <>
Subject: Shoeing Smith
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2002 14:16:53 -0500
I've just found an ancestor on the 1901 census whose occupation is listed as "shoeing smith." Would it be too much to assume this is a reference to shoeing horses? It's a rural area and I don't suppose he would have had to have made the horse shoes (e.g., a blacksmith).