Kelton Family History

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Kelton Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the village of Kelton in the parish of the same name in Kirkcudbrightshire.

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


Similar surnames: Yelton, Felton, Belton, Keeton, Kenton, Pelton, Elton, Helton, Melton

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Kelton Family Origin

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Kelton Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    16%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Bar Retailer

    5%
  • Brick Labour

    5%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Bar Retailer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelton. A less common occupation for the Kelton family was Brick Labour. The most common Kelton occupation in the UK was Labourer. 16% of Kelton's were Labourers.

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Kelton Historical Records

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Kelton Life Expectancy

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