Kilton Family History
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Kilton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place named Kilton, probably the one in Somerset, from Old English cylfe ‘club-shaped hill’ + tun ‘settlement’, ‘enclosure’. There are other places similarly named in Nottinghamshire and North Yorkshire (Cleveland), which probably have different etymologies.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wilton, Hilton, Bilton, Milton, Kirton, Kinton, Tilton, Winton