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The Online Genealogist: What was a Flusherman?

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David Allen Lambert

David ALlen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question:  Can you tell me what the old occupation of a "Flusherman" was?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Answer:   A "Flusherman" was an old term for a plumber, or one who would flush out water pipes.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

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