Haxton Family History

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Haxton Name Meaning

Scottish (Fife): reduced form of Halkerston, a habitational name from a place so named in Lothian, originally called Hawkerton, from Middle English haueker ‘hawker’ + toun ‘village’, ‘town’, i.e. land held by the king’s falconer.

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


Similar surnames: Hatton, Maxton, Halton, Laxton, Harton, Saxton, Paxton, Hayton

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Haxton Family Origin

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Haxton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farm Servant

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Weaver

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Haxton family was Weaver. Agricultural Labourer, Farm Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haxton. The most common Haxton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Haxton's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Haxton Historical Records

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Haxton Life Expectancy

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