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Galton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Dorset named Galton.

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


Similar surnames: Halton, Dalton, Alton, Gatton, Garton, Salton, Talton, Gayton, Calton

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Galton Family Origin

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Galton Family Occupations

What did your Galton ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • House Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Galton family was House Carpenter. Annuitant, Bricklayer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galton. The most common Galton occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 3% of Galton's were Annuitants.

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Galton Historical Records

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Galton Life Expectancy

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Famous Galton Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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