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Where is the Finton family from?
You can see how Finton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Finton family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Finton families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Finton families living in New York. This was about 26% of all the recorded Finton's in USA. New York had the highest population of Finton families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Finton surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Finton. 35% of Finton men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Finton women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Finton were Salesman and Waitress. .