Turton Family History
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Turton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Turnton, a place in Lancashire named from the Old Norse personal name þórr (see Thor) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. The surname is now as common in the Midlands as it is in Lancashire and Yorkshire.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Burton, Murton, Tarlton, Ruston, Dunton, Buxton, Tipton, Upton