Broxton Family History
Broxton Name Meaning
English:: habitational name from Broxton in Cheshire an obscure name possibly from Old English burgæsn ‘burial place’. habitational name from Browston in Suffolk recorded in Domesday Book as Brockestuna from the Old English personal name Brocc (from Old English brocc ‘badger’) + Old English tūn ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022