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Barton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick. German and central European (e.g. Czech and Slovak Barton): from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomaeus (see Bartholomew).

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


Similar surnames: Marton, Harton, Burton, Baron, Bardon, Baston, Parton, Banton, Bartos

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Barton Family Origin

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Barton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barton. A less common occupation for the Barton family was Labourer. The most common Barton occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Barton's were Farmers.

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Barton Historical Records

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Barton Life Expectancy

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