Sulton Family History

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Sulton Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Salton.

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

Similar surnames: Culton, Salton, Helton, Nulton, Oulton, Sultan, Hulton, Wilton

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Sulton Family Origin

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Sulton Family Occupations

What did your Sulton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sulton family was Painter. The most common Sulton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Sulton's were Farmers. Farmer, Bookbinder and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sulton.

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  • Farmer

  • Bookbinder

  • Clerk

  • Painter


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

Sulton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sulton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sulton 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sulton. 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 Sulton. For the veterans among your Sulton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sulton Life Expectancy

What is the average Sulton lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sulton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Sulton in 1959 was 70, and 57 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sulton 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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