Gatton Family History

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Gatton Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place in Surrey so named, from Old English gat ‘goat’ + tun ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Gratton, Hatton, Watton, Garton, Gayton, Tatton, Catton, Galton

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Gatton Family Origin

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Gatton Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    6%
  • Carpenter (Journeyman)

    6%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%
  • Fish Dealer

    6%

In 1881, Annuitant, Carpenter (Journeyman) and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatton. The most common Gatton occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 6% of Gatton's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Gatton family was Fish Dealer.

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Gatton Historical Records

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Gatton Life Expectancy

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