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Stratton Family History

Stratton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places, in Bedfordshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, and Wiltshire, so named from Old English str?t ‘paved highway’, ‘Roman road’ (see Street) + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. A place of the same name in Cornwall, which may also be a partial source of the surname, probably has as its first element Cornish stras ‘valley’.

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

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Name Distribution of Stratton Families

  • Number of Stratton families
     158 - 314
     53 - 157
     1 - 52
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Stratton families
     242 - 482
     81 - 241
     1 - 80
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Stratton families
     46 - 90
     16 - 45
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Stratton Family Origin

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Stratton Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Stratton

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Stratton Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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