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Smeaton Name Meaning

Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places, notably Smeaton near Edinburgh, Great, Little, and Kirk Smeaton in North Yorkshire, or Smeeton in Leicestershire, all named with Old English Smiðatun ‘settlement (Old English tun) of the smiths’.

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


Similar surnames: Seaton, Melton, Shenton, Shelton, Wheaton, Merton, Leaton, Heaton

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Smeaton Family Origin

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Smeaton Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Joiner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Smeaton occupation in the UK was Cooper. 3% of Smeaton's were Coopers. Cooper, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smeaton. A less common occupation for the Smeaton family was Joiner.

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Smeaton Historical Records

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Smeaton Life Expectancy

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