Sutton Family History

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Sutton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places called Sutton, from Old English suð ‘south’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Hutton, Dutton, Lutton, Litton, Catton, Seaton, Murton, Hatton

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Sutton Family Origin

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Sutton Family Occupations

What did your Sutton ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Sutton Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Sutton ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Sutton Life Expectancy

What is the average Sutton lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Sutton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sutton in 1941 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sutton 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.

Famous Sutton Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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