Seton Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Seaton.

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


Similar surnames: Setton, Seeton, Seaton, Seto, Semon, Sheron, Betton, Lemon, Degon

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Seton Family Origin

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Seton Family Occupations

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  • Lodging House Keeper

    4%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Advocate Secretary Gen. Register Office Edinburgh

    2%
  • Ag. Lab.

    2%

In 1881, lodging House Keeper, Shoemaker and Advocate Secretary Gen. Register Office Edinburgh were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seton. A less common occupation for the Seton family was Ag. Lab.. The most common Seton occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 4% of Seton's were Lodging House Keepers.

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