Toynton Family History

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Toynton Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Boynton, Royston, Pointon, Ponton, Downton, Linton, Manton, Hinton

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Toynton Family Origin

Where is the Toynton family from?

Toynton Family Occupations

What did your Toynton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Toynton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Toynton's were Farmers. Farmer and Confectioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Toynton.

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  • Farmer

  • Confectioner


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

Toynton Historical Records

What Toynton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Toynton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toynton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Toynton

Passenger List

There are 65 immigration records available for the last name Toynton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 167 military records available for the last name Toynton. For the veterans among your Toynton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toynton Life Expectancy

What is the average Toynton lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Toynton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Toynton in 1965 was 80, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toynton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Toynton 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.

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