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Christon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Christon, possibly the one in Somerset (named with Celtic crug ‘hill’ + Old English tun ‘settlement’), but more likely from Christon Bank in Northumberland, the surname now occurring predominantly in the northeastern counties of England.

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


Similar surnames: Chilton, Whiston, Croston, Gritton, Wriston, Ruston, Clifton

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Christon Family Origin

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Christon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Midwife

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christon. A less common occupation for the Christon family was Midwife. The most common Christon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Christon's were Farmers.

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Christon Historical Records

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Christon Life Expectancy

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