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 1881, Farmer, School and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aiton. A less common occupation for the Aiton family was Farm Labr. The most common Aiton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Aiton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • School

    26%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Farm Labr

    5%

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Aiton Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, 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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