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Stockton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places, for example in Cheshire, County Durham, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire, Worcestershire, and North and West Yorkshire, so called from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’ or stoc ‘dependent settlement’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. It is not possible to distinguish between the two first elements on the basis of early forms.

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

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Stockton Family Origin

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Stockton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Stockton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Stockton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stockton family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockton.

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Stockton Historical Records

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Stockton Life Expectancy

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