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Hazleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with this word: Hazleton Bottom (Hertfordshire), Hazleton Wood (Essex), or Hazelton (Gloucestershire), which is named from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. The present-day distribution of the surname points to the places in Essex and Gloucester as the likely sources.

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


Similar surnames: Hazelton, Halton, Hambleton, Calton, Stapleton, Hazlett, Holton

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Hazleton Family Origin

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Hazleton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

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