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Hayton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, in Cumbria, Nottinghamshire, Shropshire, East Yorkshire, and elsewhere, so called from Old English heg ‘hay’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Harton, Layton, Cayton, Hatton, Gayton, Halton, Payton, Hilton

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Hayton Family Origin

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Hayton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Renter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, the most common Hayton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hayton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hayton family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Renter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayton.

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Hayton Historical Records

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Hayton Life Expectancy

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