Yeaton Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Yeaton Name Meaning

Probably English: habitational name from Yeaton in Shropshire, named with Old English ea ‘river’ + tun ‘farmstead’, or possibly from any of the numerous places called Eaton (see Eaton). The surname, however, does not appear in current English records.

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


Similar surnames: Eaton, Seaton, Heaton, Yelton, Leaton, Neaton, Yeadon, Henton, Fenton

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Yeaton Family Origin

Where is the Yeaton family from?

SHOW MORE

Yeaton Family Occupations

What did your Yeaton ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yeaton family was Keeping House. The most common Yeaton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Yeaton's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeaton.

Source: Census data for Yeaton | Data not to scale

Yeaton Historical Records

What Yeaton family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Yeaton ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Yeaton

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Yeaton Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeaton lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yeaton 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Yeaton Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name