Anderton Family History

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Anderton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Cheshire and Lancashire, named with the personal name Eanred (Old English) or Eindri{dh}i (Old Norse) + Old English tun ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Alderton, Atherton, Anderson, Edgerton, Winterton, Allerton, Enderson

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Anderton Family Origin

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Anderton Family Occupations

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In 1921, Carpenter and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Anderton. 30% of Anderton men worked as a Carpenter and 50% of Anderton women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Anderton were Machinist and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
  • Labourer
  • Agent
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
  • Housewife

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

Anderton Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Anderton. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Anderton. For the veterans among your Anderton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anderton Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Anderton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Anderton in 1955 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

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