Moton Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Morton.

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

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Moton Family Origin

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Moton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moton family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moton. The most common Moton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Moton's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Moton | Data not to scale

Moton Historical Records

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Moton Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Moton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Moton in 1955 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moton

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