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Emerton Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; probably a habitational name from a place that has not been identified, perhaps a reduced form of Emberton.

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


Similar surnames: Emberton, Merton, Everton, Emerson, Pemberton, Merson, Morton, Melton

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Emerton Family Origin

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Emerton Family Occupations

What did your Emerton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Emerton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Emerton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Emerton family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Keeping House and Cattle Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emerton.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Cattle Dealer

    3%
  • Clerk In Store

    3%

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Emerton Historical Records

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

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Emerton Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Emerton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Emerton in 1960 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

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