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Fighting the ennui of a hot summer Sunday, I was fiddling about with my project data and did a breakdown by occupation. The titles and numbers are a little deceptive, requiring some explanation. These are occupations that I have documented evidence of -- ie census lists, advertisements, directory listings, etc. Obviously many of the 102 clockmakers would deal with watches brought to the counter, or the 1737 silversmiths turn out a bit of engraving when needs be, but this was incidental to their primary, professed trade.

Clock and instrument maker -- 3
Clock and watchmaker -- 8
Clockmaker -- 102
Coppersmith -- 5
Engraver -- 32
Gold beater -- 10
Instrument maker -- 39
Jeweler -- 455
Jeweler and clockmaker -- 4
Jeweler and engraver -- 1
Jeweler and silverplater -- 3
Jeweler and watchmaker -- 132
Jeweler, watchmaker, and engraver -- 1
Manufacturer of silver related goods -- 7
Merchant of silver or silver related goods -- 32
Pewtersmith -- 188
Pewtersmith and silverplater -- 22
Silver- and pewtersmith -- 2
Silver chaser -- 6
Silver refiner -- 1
Silverplater -- 77
Silversmith -- 1737
Silversmith and clockmaker -- 52
Silversmith and dentist -- 1
Silversmith and engraver -- 19
Silversmith and gunsmith -- 1
Silversmith and instrument maker -- 9
Silversmith and jeweler -- 316
Silversmith and merchant -- 6
Silversmith and miniature painter -- 1
Silversmith and silverplater -- 9
Silversmith and portrait painter -- 1
Silversmith and tavern keeper -- 1
Silversmith and watchmaker -- 130
Silversmith, clockmaker, and joiner -- 1
Silversmith, jeweler, and watchmaker -- 84
Watchmaker -- 58

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