Charton Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Charton Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from either of two places named Charton, in Devon and Kent, the latter being the more likely source, to judge by the current distribution of the surname. French (Normandy and Champagne): reduced form of Char(r)eton, denoting a carter, from a derivative of Old French charette ‘cart’.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Charton Family Origin

Where is the Charton family from?

SHOW MORE

Charton Family Occupations

What did your Charton ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Works On Farm

    14%
  • Baker

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Charton family was Baker. Farm Laborer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charton. The most common Charton occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 14% of Charton's were Farm Laborers.

Source: Census data for Charton | Data not to scale

Charton Historical Records

What Charton family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Charton

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Charton Life Expectancy

What is the average Charton lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Charton 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

Famous Charton Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name