Fulton Family History

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Fulton Name Meaning

probably a reduced form of Fullerton. habitational name from a place in Roxburghshire, Scotland, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Felton, Hulton, Moulton, Coulton, Upton, Luxton, Buxton, Dalton

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Fulton Family Origin

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Fulton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Going To School

    8%
  • Farmer Son

    4%
  • School

    4%

In 1881, the most common Fulton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Fulton's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fulton. A less common occupation for the Fulton family was School.

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Fulton Life Expectancy

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