Chatterton Family History
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Chatterton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Chadderton in Greater Manchester (formerly in Lancashire), which is recorded in 1224 in the form Chaterton, possibly from a Celtic hill name Cadeir (from cadeir ‘chair’) + Old English tun ‘settlement’. Compare Catterton.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Catterton, Atherton, Betterton, Anderton, Chattin, Catterson