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Byunton Family History

Byunton Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Brunton, Bunton, Buxton, Hunton, Taunton, Boynton, Brinton, Banton

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Where is the Byunton family from?

You can see how Byunton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Byunton family name was found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there was 1 Byunton family living in Fife. This was 100% of all the recorded Byunton's in Scotland. Fife had the highest population of Byunton families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Byunton surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 3 census records available for the last name Byunton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Byunton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Byunton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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

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