Ditton Family History
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Ditton Name Meaning
habitational name from any of the numerous places named Ditton, for example in Cheshire, Kent, Cambridgeshire, and Surrey, from Old English dic ‘ditch’, ‘dike’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. habitational name from Ditton Priors in Shropshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Dodintone ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with a man called Dod(d)a or Dud(d)a’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dutton, Litton, Denton, Mitton, Fitton, Bitton, Linton, Dunton