Hazelton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Hazleton in Gloucestershire, or from Hazelton Bottom in Hertfordshire, Hazelton Wood in Essex, or Hesselton in North Yorkshire. All are named from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + denu ‘valley’. (The first element of Hesselton may be influenced by Old Norse hesli.) It is possible that there are other minor places elsewhere of this name, in which the second element is Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. There has been considerable confusion of this name with Haselden.

List of People with Surname Hazelton

According to our database, there are a total of 1,863 people with the surname Hazelton. Among these people surnamed Hazelton, there are about 398 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. David Hazelton, James Hazelton and William Hazelton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hazelton, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Hazelton, with a total of 186 people, and there are a total of 131 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hazelton, with a total of 168 people and an average of 119 distinct names.