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Tolton Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): habitational name, possibly from either of two places called Tollerton, in Nottinghamshire and North Yorkshire. The first is named from the Old Norse personal name Thorleifr + Old English tun ‘settlement’, ‘enclosure’; the second is from Old English tolnere ‘tax gatherers’ + tun.

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

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Tolton Family Origin

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Tolton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Carpet Weaver

    7%
  • Dealer In Horses

    7%

In 1880, the most common Tolton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Tolton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tolton family was Dealer In Horses. Farmer, Laborer and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolton.

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Tolton Life Expectancy

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