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Croxton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Norfolk, and Staffordshire named Croxton, from the Old Scandinavian personal name Krókr (see Crook 1) or an Old English word croc ‘nook’ + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Crofton, Broxton, Croston, Colton, Claxton, Rowton, Cotton, Braxton

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Croxton Family Origin

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Croxton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Atty At Law

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Croxton family was Atty At Law. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croxton. The most common Croxton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Croxton's were Farmers.

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Croxton Historical Records

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Croxton Life Expectancy

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