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Croxton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Norfolk, and Staffordshire named Croxton, from the Old Scandinavian personal name Krókr (see Crook 1) or an Old English word croc ‘nook’ + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Crofton, Broxton, Croston, Colton, Claxton, Rowton, Cotton, Braxton

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Croxton Family Origin

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Croxton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Croxton family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Croxton occupation in the UK was Farmer. 19% of Croxton's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croxton.

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Croxton Historical Records

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Croxton Life Expectancy

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