Gunton Family History

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Gunton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in East Anglia, one in Norfolk and the other in Suffolk, both named with the Old Norse personal name Gunni (see Gunn 1) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunton, Hunton, Ruston, Kenton, Upton, Buxton, Luxton, Guyton, Linton

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Gunton Family Origin

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Gunton Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gunton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Gardener

    10%
  • Bank President

    5%
  • Broom Making

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Gardener and Bank President were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gunton. A less common occupation for the Gunton family was Broom Making. The most common Gunton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gunton's were Farmers.

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Gunton Historical Records

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Gunton Life Expectancy

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