When Charles Smith Moulton was born on 11 March 1844, in Albany, Orleans, Vermont, United States, his father, Michael Moulton, was 33 and his mother, Mary Farwell, was 27. He married Matilda Selinda Chaffee on 24 December 1867, in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Newport, Orleans, Vermont, United States for about 60 years. He died on 15 September 1923, in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 79.
English (mainly Cheshire and Lancashire): habitational name from one or more of the places called Moulton (Cheshire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, North Yorkshire), most of which are named with the Old English personal name Mūl(a), the Old Norse personal name Múli, or Old English mūl ‘mule’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.