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Nidton Family History

Nidton 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: Hilton, Linton, Hinton, Wilton, Winton, Milton, Ditton, Litton

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Where is the Nidton family from?

You can see how Nidton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nidton family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Nidton families were found in USA in 1920, Canada in 1911, and Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there was 1 Nidton family living in Banffshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Nidton's in Scotland. Banffshire had the highest population of Nidton families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nidton 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

There are 4 census records available for the last name Nidton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nidton 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Nidton. 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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Draft Cards

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

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