Appleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places in all parts of England, for example in Cheshire, Oxfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named in Old English as æppeltun ‘orchard’ (literally ‘apple enclosure’).

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List of People with Surname Appleton

According to our database, there are a total of 4,611 people with the surname Appleton. Among these people surnamed Appleton, there are about 499 distinct names, with an average of 9 people who have the same name. William Appleton, James Appleton and David Appleton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Appleton, with 93, 89 and 84 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Appleton, with a total of 442 people, and there are a total of 235 distinct names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Appleton, with a total of 298 people and an average of 187 distinct names.