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Calton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Staffordshire and North Yorkshire, named Calton, from Old English calf ‘calf’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. There are also numerous minor places so named, notably in Yorkshire and Derbyshire, and they may also have given rise to the surname in some instances.

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


Similar surnames: Cayton, Colton, Caton, Alton, Salton, Catton, Halton, Dalton, Carlton

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Calton Family Origin

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Calton Family Occupations

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In 1881, Engine Driver and Farm Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Calton. The most common Calton occupation in Canada was Engine Driver. 50% of Calton's were Engine Drivers.

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  • Engine Driver

    50%
  • Farm Labourer

    50%

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Calton Historical Records

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Calton Life Expectancy

What is the average Calton lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Calton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Calton in 1945 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

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