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Hooton Name Meaning

English (mainly central and northwestern England): habitational name from Hooton in Cheshire, or from Hooton Levitt, Hooton Pagnell, or Hooton Roberts in South Yorkshire, all named with Old English hoh ‘spur of land’ + tun ‘farmstead’. See Hooten.

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


Similar surnames: Hopton, Holton, Booton, Horton, Harton, Ponton, Tolton, Helton

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Hooton Family Origin

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Hooton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hooton family was Farm Labourer. The most common Hooton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Hooton's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hooton.

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Hooton Historical Records

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Hooton Life Expectancy

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