Molton Family History

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Molton Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Moulton.

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

Similar surnames: Dolton, Motton, Moton, Morton, Yelton, Colton, Milton, Bolton, Melton

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Molton Family Origin

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Molton Family Occupations

What did your Molton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Molton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Molton's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Molton. A less common occupation for the Molton family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Molton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Molton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Molton 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 Molton. 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 Molton. For the veterans among your Molton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Molton Life Expectancy

What is the average Molton lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Molton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Molton in 1948 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Molton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Molton 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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