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Walton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala (see Wallace), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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Walton Family Origin

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Walton Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Walton occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Walton's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walton. A less common occupation for the Walton family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Walton Life Expectancy

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Famous Walton Family

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