Upton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Upton. The majority of them are named from Old English up- ‘upper’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. One in Essex, however, was originally named with the phrase upp in tune ‘up in the settlement’, i.e. the higher part of the settlement; and one in Worcestershire is probably so called from the Old English personal name Ubba + tun.

List of People with Surname Upton

Based on our public records, there are a total of 5,525 people with the surname Upton. Among these people surnamed Upton, there are approximately 777 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Robert Upton, John Upton and David Upton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Upton, with 132, 115 and 109 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Upton, with a total of 568 people, and there are a total of 288 distinct names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Upton, with a total of 439 people and an average of 261 distinct names.