Becton Family History

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Becton Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Beckton, a Scottish habitational name from Beckton, near Lockerbie in Dumfriesshire.

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


Similar surnames: Yelton, Belton, Ecton, Benton, Seaton, Beaton, Weston, Benson

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Becton Family Origin

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Becton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Cook

    3%

In 1880, the most common Becton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Becton's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Becton. A less common occupation for the Becton family was Cook.

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Becton Historical Records

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Becton Life Expectancy

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