Booton Family History

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Booton Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from a place in Norfolk named Booton, from an Old English personal name (Bota or Bo) + tun ‘settlement’. The present-day concentration of the surname is in the West Midlands and Wales.

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


Similar surnames: Bolton, Hooton, Banton, Boston, Benton, Buxton, Holton, Tolton

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Booton Family Origin

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Booton Family Occupations

What did your Booton ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Booton. 3% of Booton men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Booton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Booton were Colliery Hewer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Cowman
    2%
  • Baker
    1%
  • Colliery Hewer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    52%
  • Domestic Servant
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Booton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Booton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Booton 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 362 immigration records available for the last name Booton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Booton. For the veterans among your Booton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Booton Life Expectancy

What is the average Booton lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Booton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Booton in 1964 was 68, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Booton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Booton 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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