Yelton Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Yeltoun, a surname of uncertain origin recorded in Lanarkshire. Black speculates that it may be a habitational name from Youlton in North Yorkshire, which is named from the Old Scandinavian personal name Jóli + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

List of People with Surname Yelton

As far as we found, there are a total of 796 people with the surname Yelton. Among these people surnamed Yelton, there are around 263 different names, with an average of 3 people sharing the same name. Robert Yelton, Michael Yelton and William Yelton are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Yelton, with 20, 19 and 19 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that North Carolina has the greatest number of people surnamed Yelton, with a total of 244 people, and there are a total of 135 different names among these people. Kentucky is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yelton, with a total of 55 people and an average of 49 different names.