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Christon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Christon, possibly the one in Somerset (named with Celtic crug ‘hill’ + Old English tun ‘settlement’), but more likely from Christon Bank in Northumberland, the surname now occurring predominantly in the northeastern counties of England.

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


Similar surnames: Chilton, Whiston, Croston, Gritton, Wriston, Ruston, Clifton

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Christon Family Origin

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Christon Family Occupations

What did your Christon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, (Linen) Bleacher, Agr Labourer Unemployed and Boot And Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christon. The most common Christon occupation in the UK was (Linen) Bleacher. 5% of Christon's were (Linen) Bleachers. A less common occupation for the Christon family was Boot Maker.

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  • (Linen) Bleacher

    5%
  • Agr Labourer Unemployed

    5%
  • Boot And Shoe Maker

    5%
  • Boot Maker

    5%

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

Christon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Christon Life Expectancy

What is the average Christon lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Christon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Christon in 1948 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christon 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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