Lutton Family History
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Lutton Name Meaning
English (now found mainly in northern Ireland): habitational name from any of the various places so called, in Northamptonshire, Devon, Lincolnshire, and elsewhere. The one in Northamptonshire is Old English Ludingtun ‘settlement (tun) associated with Luda’ (a personal name of uncertain origin); that in Cornwood, Devon, is Old English Ludantun ‘Luda’s settlement’; that in Lincolnshire is ‘pool settlement’, from Old English luh ‘pool’, and Lutton in North Yorkshire is ‘settlement on the river Hlude’ (see Loud) or ‘Luda’s settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Litton, Luton, Luxton, Dutton, Lupton, Hutton, Linton, Sutton, Upton