Seton Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Seaton.

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

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Seton Family Origin

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Seton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Agt For Books

    4%

In 1880, the most common Seton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Seton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seton family was Agt For Books. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seton.

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