Hulton Family History

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Hulton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and Staffordshire, so named from Old English hyll ‘hill’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Hilton, Halton, Hunton, Holton, Hutton, Fulton, Helton, Milton

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Hulton Family Origin

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Hulton Family Occupations

What did your Hulton ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hulton. 21% of Hulton men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Hulton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hulton were Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Solicitor
  • Farm Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hulton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Hulton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hulton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hulton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hulton. For the veterans among your Hulton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hulton Life Expectancy

What is the average Hulton lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hulton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hulton in 1958 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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