Tatton Family History

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Tatton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Cheshire and Dorset named Tatton, from the Old English personal name Tata (see Tate) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Hatton, Watton, Talton, Catton, Gatton, Dutton, Tolton, Litton, Aston

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Tatton Family Origin

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Tatton Family Occupations

What did your Tatton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tatton family was General Laborer. The most common Tatton occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Tatton's were Farmers. Farmer, Hatter and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tatton.

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  • Farmer

  • Hatter

  • Carter

  • General Laborer


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

Tatton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Tatton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tatton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tatton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tatton. For the veterans among your Tatton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tatton Life Expectancy

What is the average Tatton lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tatton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Tatton in 1962 was 73, and 34 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tatton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tatton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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