Brotherton Family History
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Brotherton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from either of two places called Brotherton, in North Yorkshire and Suffolk; both are named with Old English broðor ‘brother’ or the Old Scandinavian personal name Bróðir + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘enclosure’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Winterton, Atherton, Brother, Netherton, Brierton, Brenton