Merton Family History
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Merton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places called Merton in London, Devon, Norfolk, and Oxfordshire, named in Old English with mere ‘lake’, ‘pool’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. Compare Marton, Martin 2.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Marton, Morton, Murton, Melton, Denton, Kenton, Overton, Milton