Lofton Family History

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Lofton Name Meaning

English: unexplained. In the US this is a southern name, common in TX, MS, and LA.

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


Similar surnames: Loftin, Lefton, Lifton, Lorton, Lawton, Hopton, Lewton, Loft, Bufton

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Lofton Family Origin

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Lofton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lofton family was Farming. The most common Lofton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Lofton's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lofton.

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Lofton Historical Records

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Lofton Life Expectancy

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