Haston Family History

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Haston Name Meaning

English: according to Reaney, a habitational name from Haston in Shropshire, which is possibly named with Old English heafod ‘head’ + stan ‘stone’. However, the present-day concentration of the name in Scotland suggests that in some cases at least it could perhaps be from one of the places mentioned at Hairston.

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

Similar surnames: Aston, Harston, Hatton, Harton, Easton, Halton, Baston, Caston

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Haston Family Origin

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Haston Family Occupations

What did your Haston ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Haston occupation in Canada was Dress Maker. 50% of Haston's were Dress Makers. Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Haston.

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  • Dress Maker

  • Farmer


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

Haston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Haston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haston census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 974 immigration records available for the last name Haston. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Haston. For the veterans among your Haston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haston Life Expectancy

What is the average Haston lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Haston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Haston in 1958 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haston ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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