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Charton Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from either of two places named Charton, in Devon and Kent, the latter being the more likely source, to judge by the current distribution of the surname. French (Normandy and Champagne): reduced form of Char(r)eton, denoting a carter, from a derivative of Old French charette ‘cart’.

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


Similar surnames: Carton, Harton, Charlton, Charron, Wharton, Cayton, Claxton, Parton

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Charton Family Origin

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Charton Family Occupations

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  • Cariage Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Charton occupation in Canada was Cariage Maker. 100% of Charton's were Cariage Makers.

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