I loved learning about that, SFA...I had no idea it was such an art, a craft...and from 1942, that was wartime!
Thinking of all the British names that designate your occupation, like Fletcher, Clark, Wheeler, Baker, Cartwright, just plain Wright, and of course Smith. And, one of the journalists I follow has surname Hedges -- so I wonder if his ancestor did that.
***Late additions, from the honorable Google: Archer, Baker, Brewer, Butcher, Carter, Clark, Cooper, Cook, Dyer, Farmer, Faulkner, Fisher, Fuller, Gardener, Glover, Head, Hunt or Hunter, Judge, Mason, Miller, Page, Parker, Potter, Sawyer, Slater, Smith, Taylor, Thatcher, Turner, Weaver, Woodman.
...and, I learned that Kellogg is from Kill Hogg, in other words a hog butcher!