Aiton Family History

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Aiton Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Ayton in Berwickshire, ‘the settlement on the Eye river’. English: habitational name from a group of places in North Yorkshire called Ayton, from Old English ea ‘river’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘estate’, or from Eyton in Shropshire, named with Old English eg ‘island’ + tun ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Alton, Aston, Auton, Acton, Axton, Litton, Hinton, Tilton, Orton

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Aiton Family Origin

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Aiton Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Aiton.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Aiton Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 769 immigration records available for the last name Aiton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 708 military records available for the last name Aiton. For the veterans among your Aiton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aiton Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Aiton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Aiton in 1965 was 82, and 78 in 2004.

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