Old Professions

Here’s a list of old professions that might have some applicability to dungeons+dragons or other medieval role-playing games.

Alewife (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alewife_(trade))
Almoner (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Almoner)
Arrephoros (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arrephoros)
Baby Farmer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baby_farming)
Badger (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badger_(occupation))
Barber Surgeon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barber_surgeon)
Bear Leader (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bear-leader)
Bear Leader (Guide)(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bear-leader_(guide))
Bestiarii (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bestiarii)
Book Peddler (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_peddler)
Broomsquire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broomsquire)
Burlak (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burlak
Cabin boy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cabin_boy
Chandler / Candle-maker https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chandlery)
Coachman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coachman)
Cooper (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cooper_(profession))
Court Dwarf (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Court_dwarf)
Crossing Sweeper (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crossing_sweeper)
Cup Bearer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cup-bearer)
Dog Whipper (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog_whipper)
Drysalter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drysalter)
Footman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Footman)
Grand Tour (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Tour)
Hayward (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hayward_(profession))
Lamplighter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamplighter)
Lamp Trimmer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamp_trimmer)
Law Writer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Law-writer)
Leech Collector (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leech_collector)
Man-at-Arms (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man-at-arms)
Marchand mercier (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marchand-mercier)
Master of the Buckhounds (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Master_of_the_Buckhounds)
Military Drummer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drummer_(military))
Mudlark (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mudlark)
Plague Doctor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plague_doctor)
Powder Monkey (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Powder_monkey)
Sandal Bearer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandal-bearer)
Scullery Maid (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scullery_maid)
Scrivener (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrivener)
Sugar Baker (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sugar-baker)
Town Crier (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Town_crier)
Toad Doctor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toad_doctors)

Also, check out: Scullery, Ewery

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