Beaton Family History
Beaton Name Meaning
(of Norman origin) habitational name from Béthune in Pas-de-Calais, France (see Bethune). from the medieval personal name Be(a)ton, a pet name from a short form of Bartholomew or Beatrice. Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Beath (see McBeth).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press