Stainton Family History

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Stainton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of many places in northern England called Stainton, named with Old Norse steinn ‘stone’, ‘rock’, + Old English tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Stanton, Stinton, Staunton, Swanton, Spanton, Taunton, Swinton

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Stainton Family Origin

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Stainton Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Stainton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stainton. A less common occupation for the Stainton family was Annuitant. The most common Stainton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Stainton's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Stainton Historical Records

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Stainton Life Expectancy

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