Dyton Family History

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Dyton Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Dyson, Dayton, Deyton, Yon, Lyon, Don, Alton, Orton, Elton, Payton

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Dyton Family Origin

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Dyton Family Occupations

What did your Dyton ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dyton. 3% of Dyton men worked as a Bricklayer and 62% of Dyton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dyton were Certified Mental Defecti and Daily Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
    3%
  • Cabinet Maker
    3%
  • Central Cunilens Conduct
    3%
  • Certified Mental Defecti
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    62%
  • Aberdare Cooperative Dra
    3%
  • Bookkeeper
    3%
  • Daily Domestic
    3%

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

Dyton Historical Records

What Dyton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dyton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dyton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dyton

Passenger List

There are 88 immigration records available for the last name Dyton. 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 100 military records available for the last name Dyton. For the veterans among your Dyton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dyton Life Expectancy

What is the average Dyton lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1991, in the United States, Dyton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Dyton in 1968 was 68, and 63 in 1991.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dyton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dyton 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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