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Pilton Family History

Pilton Name Meaning

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

12,618 Historical Documents with Pilton on Ancestry
5,151 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
156 Military Records
184 Immigration Records
3,288 Census and Voter Lists
3,839 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pilton Families

  • Number of Pilton families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pilton last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pilton census records

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Pilton Family Origin

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Pilton Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Pilton Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Pilton census records

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Military Service by Pilton

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