Luxton Family History

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Luxton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place, probably one of two in Devon, so called from the possessive form of the Middle English personal name or surname Lugg (from Old English Lugga) + Middle English tune, tone ‘settlement’ (Old English tun).

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


Similar surnames: Buxton, Lutton, Luton, Lupton, Laxton, Hunton, Lorton, Litton, Ruxton

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Luxton Family Origin

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Luxton Family Occupations

What did your Luxton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Car Conductor and Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luxton. A less common occupation for the Luxton family was K. Boarders. The most common Luxton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Luxton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Car Conductor

    11%
  • Grocery Store

    11%
  • K. Boarders

    11%

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

Luxton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luxton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luxton 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Luxton. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Luxton. For the veterans among your Luxton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luxton Life Expectancy

What is the average Luxton lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Luxton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Luxton in 1954 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luxton 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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