Welton Family History

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Welton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Welton, for example in Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, and East Yorkshire, from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Wilton, Belton, Melton, Felton, Weston, Elton, Weldon, Yelton, Helton

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Welton Family Origin

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Welton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Welton family was Carpenter. The most common Welton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Welton's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welton.

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Welton Historical Records

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Welton Life Expectancy

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Famous Welton Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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