Acton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places, especially in Shropshire and adjacent counties, named Acton. Generally, these are from Old English ac ‘oak’ + tun ‘settlement’.

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List of People with Surname Acton

Based on our public records, there are a total of 4,017 people with the surname Acton. Among these people surnamed Acton, there are approximately 422 distinct names, with an average of 9 people who share the same name. John Acton, William Acton and Robert Acton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Acton, with 97, 86 and 74 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Indiana has the most people surnamed Acton, with a total of 463 people, and there are a total of 215 distinct names among these people. Missouri is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Acton, with a total of 295 people and an average of 177 distinct names.