Elton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places so called. For the most part they derive from the Old English personal name Ella or Elli (see Ellington) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. One in Berkshire, however, gets its first element from the Old English female personal name Æ{dh}elfl?d (composed of the elements æ{dh}el ‘noble’ + fl?d ‘beauty’). One in Cambridgeshire has its first element from the personal name Æ{dh}elheah (composed of the elements æ{dh}el ‘noble’ + heah ‘high’). The place of this name in County Durham probably gets its first element from Old English ?l ‘eel’.

List of People with Surname Elton

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,361 people with the surname Elton. Among these people surnamed Elton, there are approximately 221 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who share the same name. William Elton, James Elton and David Elton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Elton, with 40, 33 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Elton, with a total of 124 people, and there are a total of 84 distinct names among these people. Minnesota is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Elton, with a total of 109 people and an average of 74 distinct names.