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Leaton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Leaton in Shropshire. The first element is uncertain, but may be Old English hleo ‘shelter’ or (ge)l?t ‘watercourse’ (modern English ‘leat’). The second element is Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Seaton, Lenton, Eaton, Yeaton, Heaton, Leston, Lefton, Neaton, Yelton

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Leaton Family Origin

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Leaton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Lawyer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leaton. A less common occupation for the Leaton family was Carpenter. The most common Leaton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Leaton's were Farmers.

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Leaton Life Expectancy

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