Lewton Family History

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Lewton Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Similar surnames: Ewton, Newton, Leaton, Lenton, Leston, Lefton, Lawton, Keeton, Luxton

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Lewton Family Origin

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Lewton Family Occupations

What did your Lewton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lewton family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Oil Pumper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lewton. The most common Lewton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lewton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Oil Pumper

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lewton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lewton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Lewton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lewton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lewton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 676 military records available for the last name Lewton. For the veterans among your Lewton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lewton Life Expectancy

What is the average Lewton lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lewton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lewton in 1951 was 47, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lewton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lewton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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