Naughton Family History

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Naughton Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McNaughton. English: habitational name from a place in Suffolk, named in Old English with nafola ‘navel’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. ‘settlement in the navel or depression’.

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


Similar surnames: Haughton, Laughton, Oughton, Boughton, Houghton, Roughton, Doughton

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Naughton Family Origin

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Naughton Family Occupations

What did your Naughton 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 Naughton. 19% of Naughton men worked as a General Labourer and 69% of Naughton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Naughton were General Labourer Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    19%
  • Builders Labourer
    15%
  • Farm Labourer
    7%
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    69%
  • Cotton Weaver
    4%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%

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

Naughton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Naughton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Naughton 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Naughton. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Naughton. For the veterans among your Naughton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Naughton Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Naughton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Naughton in 1944 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

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