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Hanton Name Meaning

Scottish: possibly, as Black postulates, a habitational name from a place recorded in 1661 as Hantestoun. English: variant of Hampton.

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


Similar surnames: Henton, Harton, Halton, Haxton, Hatton, Panton, Haston, Hunton

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Hanton Family Origin

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Hanton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Coal Driver

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanton. The most common Hanton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Hanton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hanton family was Coal Driver.

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Hanton Life Expectancy

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