Anton Name Meaning

From Anton, a vernacular form of Latin Antonius (see Anthony) in Spanish (Antón), German, Swedish, Czech (Anton or Anton, short forms of Antonín), and several other languages.

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


Similar surnames: Antoni, Antos, Antoon, Anthon, Antol, Manton, Acton, Antony, Danton

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Anton Family Origin

Where is the Anton family from?

SHOW MORE

Anton Family Occupations

What did your Anton ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Anton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anton. The most common Anton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Anton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Anton family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Anton | Data not to scale

Anton Historical Records

What Anton family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Anton ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Anton

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Anton Life Expectancy

What is the average Anton lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Anton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Anton in 1944 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anton

Famous Anton Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name