Mitton Family History

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Mitton Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived in the center of a village, from Middle English midde ‘mid’ + toun ‘village’, ‘town’. habitational name from places in Lancashire, Worcestershire, and West Yorkshire, so named in Old English as ‘farmstead at a river confluence’, from (ge)m¯ðe ‘river confluence’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Bitton, Milton, Litton, Fitton, Ditton, Minton, Hilton, Hatton

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Mitton Family Origin

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Mitton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mitton family was Annuitant. Farmer, Cotton Weaver and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitton. The most common Mitton occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Mitton's were Farmers.

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Mitton Historical Records

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Mitton Life Expectancy

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