Easton Name Meaning

Scottish and English: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called. Most are from Old English east ‘east’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; examples in Devon and the Isle of Wight get their names from the Old English phrase beeastan tune ‘(place) to the east of the settlement’. Another in Devon gets its first element from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Ælfric (composed of the elements ælf ‘elf’ + ric ‘power’) or A{dh}elric (composed of the elements a{dh}el ‘noble’ + ric ‘power’). One in Essex is from Old English eg ‘island’ + stan(as) ‘stone(s)’. Finally Easton Neston in Northamptonshire gets its name from Old English Eadstanestun ‘settlement of Eadstan’, a personal name composed of the elements ead ‘prosperity’, ‘riches’ + stan ‘stone’.

List of People with Surname Easton

As far as we found, there are a total of 6,905 people with the surname Easton. Among these people surnamed Easton, there are around 651 different names, with an average of 10 people sharing the same name. Mark Easton, John Easton and Elizabeth Easton are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Easton, with 60, 60 and 60 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Easton, with a total of 672 people, and there are a total of 321 different names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Easton, with a total of 490 people and an average of 258 different names.