Bruton Family History
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Bruton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Somerset named Bruton, ‘settlement (Old English tun) on the Brue river’. The river name is derived from a British element cognate with Welsh bryw ‘brisk’, ‘vigorous’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Brunton, Brewton, Luton, Booton, Banton, Benton, Ruston, Brinton