Parton Family History
Parton Name Meaning
English (mainly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places called Parton; most are named with Old English peretūn ‘pear orchard’ (a compound of pere ‘pear’ + tūn ‘enclosure’ with later change of -er- to -ar- a regular phonetic development in Middle English). There are examples in Gloucestershire two in Cumbria and one in Kircudbrightshire Scotland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press