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Swinton Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Lancashire and North and South Yorkshire, so named from Old English swin ‘pig’, ‘wild boar’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Winton, Swanton, Sinton, Stinton, Wilton, Linton, Stanton, Shipton

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Swinton Family Origin

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Swinton Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Shoemaker

    3%
  • Tailor

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Swinton family was Tailor. The most common Swinton occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 4% of Swinton's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swinton.

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Swinton Historical Records

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Swinton Life Expectancy

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