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Helton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Helton in Cumbria, named in Old English probably with helde ‘slope’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’, or possibly a variant of Hilton. This is a common name in TN, KY, OH, TX, and GA.

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

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Helton Family Origin

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Helton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Helton family was Keeping House. The most common Helton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Helton's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helton.

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Helton Historical Records

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Helton Life Expectancy

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