Culton Family History

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Culton Name Meaning

Scottish and English: perhaps a variant of Colton.

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

Similar surnames: Colton, Sulton, Colten, Yelton, Auton, Oulton, Nulton, Hulton, Allton

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Culton Family Origin

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Culton Family Occupations

What did your Culton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culton. The most common Culton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Culton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Culton family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Culton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Culton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Culton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 613 immigration records available for the last name Culton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 823 military records available for the last name Culton. For the veterans among your Culton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Culton Life Expectancy

What is the average Culton lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Culton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Culton in 1959 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Culton 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.

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