What were some high class jobs in the 1800's of england?
What kind of jobs were there and how were they known? Also what were the lower paying jobs? Also what did they do for fun in there freetime
Asked By: Kittykat5 - 8/8/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Well, really high class people didn't have jobs at all. They were landowners who derived their income from rents from tenants etc. The family estate would normally be inherited by the oldest son, younger sons might go into the army or the navy (as officers naturally) or into the church. The law might be an... More
Answered By: Louise C - 8/9/2010
Additional Answers (3)
The "high class" didn't work. They owned land and employed others to work it for them. In the mid to later part of the century they might also own a factory but that was still considered nouveau riche and not acceptable to the titled gentry. Respectable jobs for the middle lower classes to engage in included vicar... More
Answered By: Cali - 8/8/2010
The nobility were the highest class of people aside from the Monarch and his/her descendants. They lived mostly idle lives at their vast estates or at court in very high positions of power, answering directly to the monarch... More
Answered By: geena r. - 8/8/2010
To know what the "high class" jobs were in England of the 1800's, look to what the younger sons of the nobility did... More
Answered By: SheyneinNH - 8/8/2010
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.