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Stratton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, in Bedfordshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, and Wiltshire, so named from Old English str?t ‘paved highway’, ‘Roman road’ (see Street) + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. A place of the same name in Cornwall, which may also be a partial source of the surname, probably has as its first element Cornish stras ‘valley’.

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

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Stratton Family Origin

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Stratton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Stratton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Stratton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stratton family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stratton.

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