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Where is the Layton family from?
You can see how Layton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Layton family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Layton families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 106 Layton families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 33% of all the recorded Layton's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Layton families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Layton surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Layton. 40% of Layton men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Layton women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Layton were Blacksmith and Clerk. .