Knapton Family History
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Knapton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from either of two places so called, in Norfolk and North Yorkshire, named from Old English cnapa ‘servant’ or the Old English personal name Cnapa + Old English tun ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kimpton, Kempton, Upton, Marton, Wharton, Norton, Brayton, Spanton