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Castleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Castleton, for example in Derbyshire and North Yorkshire, from Old English castel ‘castle’ + tun ‘settlement’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Catton, Calton, Castrejon, Hazleton, Carlton, Littleton, Catterton

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Castleton Family Origin

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Castleton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • General Laborer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Razor Smith

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Castleton family was Razor Smith. Agricultural Labourer, General Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castleton. The most common Castleton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Castleton's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Castleton Historical Records

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Castleton Life Expectancy

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