NJGenWeb ~ Morris County, New Jersey

Morris Co. Up

This page will be a work in progress and updated as I find new "old" occupations. If you have any occupations that are not listed on this page that you would like to contribute please send me an email.

ApprenticeOne who is bound to another for a given period of time to receive training in a craft or discipline.
ArmorerOne who makes armor or weapons.
ArtificerOften a military category of men skilled in trades, i.e. a blacksmith
BarberUnlike today's barber's this early craft at times included not only cutting hair but also making, fitting and dressing of wigs, and minor surgery
Cordwainer Shoemaker
Cobbler One who repairs shoes/boots

This page was last modified on:  12 June, 2014

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