Anton Family History
Anton Name Meaning
German Scottish English and Romanian; Spanish (Antón); Polish (mainly Antoń); Czech (also Antoň): from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Antonius (see Anthony ). This surname is also found in France (mainly Lorraine). American shortened form of various patronymics and other derivatives from the equivalents of the Latin personal name Antonius e.g. Greek Antoniades (compare Anthon ) Polish Antonowicz Slovenian Antončič and Antonič (see Antonich ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press