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Alliston Name Meaning

English: unexplained; it appears to be a variant of Allerston, a habitational name from a place so named in North Yorkshire, but the concentration of the name in Essex and adjoining counties suggests a different source may be involved.

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

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Alliston Family Origin

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Alliston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farming

    9%
  • House Keeper

    9%
  • Huckster

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alliston. A less common occupation for the Alliston family was Huckster. The most common Alliston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Alliston's were Farmers.

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Alliston Life Expectancy

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