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Name Term description
Name Corn merchant Term description

One who deals in corn

Name Corn-chandler Term description

One who deals in corn

Name Corn-coupper Term description

? Corn dealer

Name Cornet Term description

Lowest rank of commissioned army officer

Name Corporal Term description

Non-commissioned army officer

Name Costermonger Term description

A seller of fruit and vegetables from a barrow

Name Cotchman Term description

One who drives a passenger vehicle

Name Coter/cottar Term description

Tenant of a cottage; farm worker with tied cottage

Name Cottar man/cottar-man/cotterman Term description

Tenant of a cottage; farm worker with tied cottage

Name Cottarman Term description

Tenant of a cottage; farm worker with tied cottage

Name Cotter woman Term description

Tenant of a cottage; farm worker with tied cottage

Name Cotton manufacturer Term description

One who makes cotton cloth

Name Councilor Term description

Member of town or burgh local administration, elected

Name Count Term description

Nobleman, equivalent to earl (rarely used in Scotland)

Name Counter warden Term description

Treasurer, keeper of accounts

Name Countess Term description

Noblewoman, usually wife of an earl or count, above a viscountess and below a marchioness

Name Countess dowager Term description

Noblewoman, usually wife of an earl or count, above a viscountess and below a marchioness

Name Coupar Term description

Cask or barrel maker

Name Couper Term description

Cask or barrel maker

Name Cowfeeder Term description

Dairy farmer

Name Cowper Term description

Maker of barrels/casks

Name Cox-swain Term description

One who helps with the navigation of a boat or ship

Name Cramer Term description

Stall holder, pedlar

Name Crealman/creelman/creelaman/creillman/creilmaker Term description

Makes/sells creels for lobster or crab fishing

Name Cremer Term description

Stall holder, pedlar