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Lutton Name Meaning

English (now found mainly in northern Ireland): habitational name from any of the various places so called, in Northamptonshire, Devon, Lincolnshire, and elsewhere. The one in Northamptonshire is Old English Ludingtun ‘settlement (tun) associated with Luda’ (a personal name of uncertain origin); that in Cornwood, Devon, is Old English Ludantun ‘Luda’s settlement’; that in Lincolnshire is ‘pool settlement’, from Old English luh ‘pool’, and Lutton in North Yorkshire is ‘settlement on the river Hlude’ (see Loud) or ‘Luda’s settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Litton, Luton, Luxton, Dutton, Lupton, Hutton, Linton, Sutton, Upton

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Lutton Family Origin

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Lutton Family Occupations

What did your Lutton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Annuitant, Coachman and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lutton. The most common Lutton occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 6% of Lutton's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Lutton family was Engine Fitter.

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  • Annuitant

  • Coachman

  • Coal Miner

  • Engine Fitter


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Lutton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Lutton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lutton 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lutton. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lutton. For the veterans among your Lutton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lutton Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lutton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lutton in 1948 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

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