Katon Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Hebrew qoton ‘small’.

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


Similar surnames: Karten, Kazan, Baron, Kalin, Laton, Kano, Karon, Malon, Razon, Kulon

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Katon Family Origin

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Katon Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    17%
  • Beamer Cotton (Manuf)

    17%
  • Clothes Collector (Old Clothes Dealer)

    17%
  • Master Blacksmith

    17%

In 1881, Annuitant, Beamer Cotton (Manuf) and Clothes Collector (Old Clothes Dealer) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Katon. A less common occupation for the Katon family was Master Blacksmith. The most common Katon occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Katon's were Annuitants.

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Katon Historical Records

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Katon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Katon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Katon in 1963 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Katon

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