Litton Family History
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Litton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the places so called, as for example Litton Cheney in Dorset (named from Old English hl¯de ‘torrent’ (from hlud ‘loud’, ‘roaring’) + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’), or Litton in Somerset (from Old English hlid ‘slope’ or ‘gate’ + tun), Derbyshire and North Yorkshire (both probably from Old English hlið ‘slope’ + tun).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lutton, Linton, Ditton, Liston, Mitton, Lipton, Lifton, Fitton