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Summerton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Somerton, usually from Old English sumor ‘summer’ + tun ‘farmstead’, notably Somerton in Oxfordshire, where the surname is still relatively common. There are also places so named in Somerset and Norfolk which may also have contributed to the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Merton, Humbertson, Smeaton, Emberton, Summerford, Fullerton

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Summerton Family Origin

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Summerton Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Gen Lab

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Summerton occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 5% of Summerton's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Carpenter and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Summerton. A less common occupation for the Summerton family was Labourer.

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Summerton Historical Records

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Summerton Life Expectancy

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