Fanton Family History

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Fanton Name Meaning

Italian: from an augmentative of Fante (see Fanti).

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


Similar surnames: Fantin, Fanto, Fante, Santin, Santoni, Cantoni, Manion, Finton

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Fanton Family Origin

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Fanton Family Occupations

What did your Fanton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Wheeler (Iron), Farm Labourer and Florist & Seed Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fanton. A less common occupation for the Fanton family was General Laborer. The most common Fanton occupation in the UK was Coal Wheeler (Iron). 8% of Fanton's were Coal Wheeler (Iron)s.

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  • Coal Wheeler (Iron)

    8%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%
  • Florist & Seed Merchant

    8%
  • General Laborer

    8%

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

Fanton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fanton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fanton 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 Fanton

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fanton. 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 Fanton. For the veterans among your Fanton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fanton Life Expectancy

What is the average Fanton lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fanton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fanton in 1963 was 73, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fanton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fanton 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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