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Fulton Name Meaning

probably a reduced form of Fullerton. habitational name from a place in Roxburghshire, Scotland, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Felton, Hulton, Moulton, Coulton, Upton, Luxton, Buxton, Dalton

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Fulton Family Origin

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Fulton Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fulton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Fulton's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fulton. A less common occupation for the Fulton family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

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Fulton Historical Records

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Fulton Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Fulton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fulton in 1941 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

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