Lifton Family History
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Lifton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Lifton in Devon, named in Old English as ‘farmstead (Old English tun) on the Lew’, a Celtic river name meaning ‘the bright one’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Linton, Litton, Lipton, Liston, Clifton, Wilton, Lefton, Aiton, Luton