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Catterton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in North Yorkshire named Catterton, from a Celtic hill name, Cadeir (from cadeir ‘chair’), + Old English tun ‘settlement’. Compare Chatterton.

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


Similar surnames: Chatterton, Betterton, Atherton, Batterton, Anderton, Castleton

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Catterton Family Origin

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Catterton Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Catterton family was Keeping House. The most common Catterton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Catterton's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catterton.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Catterton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Catterton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catterton 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 Catterton. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Catterton. For the veterans among your Catterton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catterton Life Expectancy

What is the average Catterton lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Catterton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Catterton in 1956 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catterton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catterton 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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