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Staton Family History

Staton Name Meaning
English (South Yorkshire and East Midlands): apparently a habitational name, possibly a variant of Statham. 1881.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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78,907 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,951 Military Records
1,897 Immigration Records
47,609 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Staton Families

  • Number of Staton families
     151 - 299
     51 - 150
     1 - 50
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Staton families
     122 - 241
     41 - 121
     1 - 40
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Staton families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Staton Family Origin

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Staton Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Staton

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Staton Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Staton census records

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Staton Civil War Service Records

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