Axton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Axton in Kent, named from the Old English personal name Acca + Old English stan ‘stone’.

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

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Axton Family Origin

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Axton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Ship Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Axton. The most common Axton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Axton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Axton family was Ship Carpenter.

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Axton Historical Records

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Axton Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Axton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Axton in 1945 was 23, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Axton

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