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Congleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Congleton, from an Old English element cung ‘mound’ + hyll ‘hill’ + tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Angleton, Singleton, Colton, Colloton, Coulton, Poppleton, Pendleton

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Congleton Family Origin

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Congleton Family Occupations

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

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  • Iron Moulder

    22%
  • Baron

    11%
  • Glass And China Dealer

    11%
  • Joiner

    11%

In 1881, the most common Congleton occupation in the UK was Iron Moulder. 22% of Congleton's were Iron Moulders. A less common occupation for the Congleton family was Joiner. Iron Moulder, Baron and Glass And China Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Congleton.

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Congleton Historical Records

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Congleton Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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