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Howton Name Meaning

English: variant of Houghton.

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


Similar surnames: Hoston, Howen, Hopton, Hooton, Horton, Rowton, Helton, Downton

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Howton Family Origin

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Howton Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    17%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Agricultural Engine Driver (Attendant)

    6%
  • Annuitant

    6%

In 1881, the most common Howton occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 17% of Howton's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Howton family was Annuitant. Bricklayer, Labourer and Agricultural Engine Driver (Attendant) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howton.

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Howton Historical Records

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Howton Life Expectancy

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