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Name Term description
Name Stocking master Term description

One who makes stockings

Name Stocking merchant Term description

One who sells stockings

Name Stocking weaver Term description

One who makes stockings

Name Stone carver Term description

One who works shapes or patterns on to stone

Name Stone dresser Term description

A person who prepares stones for building

Name Stoneware merchant Term description

One who deals in stone objects

Name Stone-ware merchant Term description

One who deals in stone objects

Name Store-keeper Term description

One who maintains a store of goods

Name Store-master deputy Term description

One second in charge of a store of goods

Name Stravaiger Term description

A vagrant

Name Straw plaiter Term description

A person who plaits straw for making hats

Name Student Term description

One who studies at a university

Name Subdean Term description

Chief official of craft or trade, head of a university faculty (junior to the dean), leader of body of lawyers

Name Subtenant Term description

One who rents property from a tenant of another

Name Sub-tenant Term description

One who rents property from a tenant of another

Name Suffragant Term description

Assistant (to a parson)

Name Sugar boiler Term description

One who prepares sugar

Name Sugar refiner Term description

One who prepares sugar

Name Supercargo Term description

Shipowner's representative on board, responsible for sale of cargo

Name Superior Term description

A granter of land to another, who became his vassal in return for perpetual payment of feu-duty

Name Supervisor Term description

Overseer, often of customs or office work

Name Supervisor of excise Term description

Overseer, often of customs or office work

Name Supervisor of salt duties Term description

Overseer, often of customs or office work

Name Surfaceman Term description

A worker who keeps the railway bed in good repair, in mining, a person engaged in ancillary work above ground

Name Surgeon Term description

One who carries out medical operations, amputations, bleeding, etc.