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Embleton Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of various places so called. One in Northumbria is probably from the Old English personal name Æmele + dun ‘hill’; one in County Durham was earlier Elmedene, from Old English elm ‘elm’ + denu ‘valley’. Embleton in Cumbria is probably from the personal name Eanbald + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Elton, Elston, Emberton, Eggleston, Hambleton, Milton, Nettleton

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Embleton Family Origin

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Embleton Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Embleton family was Labourer. The most common Embleton occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Embleton's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Embleton.

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