Helton Family History

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Helton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Helton in Cumbria, named in Old English probably with helde ‘slope’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’, or possibly a variant of Hilton. This is a common name in TN, KY, OH, TX, and GA.

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


Similar surnames: Hilton, Henton, Yelton, Pelton, Heston, Halton, Holton, Belton

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Helton Family Origin

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Helton Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    12%
  • Cabman

    6%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    6%
  • Coachman

    6%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Cabman and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helton. A less common occupation for the Helton family was Coachman. The most common Helton occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Helton's were Coal Miners.

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Helton Historical Records

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Helton Life Expectancy

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