Wootton Family History

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Wootton Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wooten.

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


Similar surnames: Wooton, Wootten, Wotton, Wootan, Whorton, Totton, Motton, Statton

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Wootton Family Origin

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Wootton Family Occupations

What did your Wootton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wootton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Wootton's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wootton. A less common occupation for the Wootton family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Wootton Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wootton. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wootton. For the veterans among your Wootton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wootton Life Expectancy

What is the average Wootton lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Wootton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Wootton in 1940 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wootton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wootton 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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