Horton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places so called. The majority, with examples in at least fourteen counties, are named from Old English horh ‘mud’, ‘slime’ or horn ‘dirt’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. One in southern Gloucestershire, however, is named from Old English heorot ‘hart’ + dun ‘hill’.

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List of People with Surname Horton

As far as we found, there are a total of 21,662 people with the surname Horton. Among these people surnamed Horton, there are around 2,354 different names, with an average of 9 people sharing the same name. Dorothy Horton, Donna Horton and Shirley Horton are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Horton, with 162, 156 and 145 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Texas has the greatest number of people surnamed Horton, with a total of 2,421 people, and there are a total of 1,068 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Horton, with a total of 1,446 people and an average of 811 different names.