Knapton Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Knapton Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Knapton family

Profession Census Frequency
Female Servant 17
Stuff Weaver 15
Farmer 11
Agricultural Labourer 9
Independent 8
Coal Miner 8
Male Servant 7
Carpenter 6
Ag Labourer 5
Labourer 4
Woollen Weaver 4
Dress Maker 3
Dyer 3
Factory Stuff Weaver 3
Wool Carter 3
Broker 2
Confectioner 2
Cloth Dresser 2
Clothier 2
Cooper 2
Delver 2
Factory Winder 2
Mason Journeyman 2
Shoe Binder 2
Stone Delver 2

Knapton Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Knapton 100% 5,793
2 Napton 86% 369

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The surname Knapton is the most popular version of all its varients

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