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Staunton Name Meaning

Irish (of English origin): habitational name from any of the places so called in Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire, which have the same etymology as Stanton. This name has been established in Ireland (Mayo, Connacht) from medieval times. See also McEvilly.

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


Similar surnames: Stanton, Stainton, Taunton, Manton, Swanton, Hunton, Seaton, Stockton

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Staunton Family Origin

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Staunton Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%

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

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