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Pixton Name Meaning

English: possibly from an unrecorded Old English personal name, Picstan, from pic ‘point’, ‘pike’ + stan ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Picton, Paxton, Hilton, Tilton, Winton, Buxton, Liston, Tipton

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Pixton Family Origin

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Pixton Family Occupations

What did your Pixton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pixton family was Keeping House. Farmer, Day Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pixton. The most common Pixton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Pixton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Day Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Pixton Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pixton Life Expectancy

What is the average Pixton lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Pixton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Pixton in 1962 was 65, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pixton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pixton 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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