Yerton Family History

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Yerton Name Meaning

English: unexplained. See Yerdon.

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


Similar surnames: Yerdon, Yelton, Yeaton, Merton, Berton, Harton, Girton, Forton

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Yerton Family Origin

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Yerton Family Occupations

What did your Yerton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Boats On Canal and Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yerton. The most common Yerton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Yerton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yerton family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Boats On Canal

    8%
  • Cotton Mill

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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

Yerton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yerton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yerton 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 Yerton. 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 Yerton. For the veterans among your Yerton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yerton Life Expectancy

What is the average Yerton lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Yerton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Yerton in 1959 was 27, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yerton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yerton 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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