Minto Family History
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Minto Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place near Denholm in the Borders, originally named with British minit (cognate with Welsh mynydd ‘hill’), with the later addition of Middle English ho(e) ‘ridge’, ‘hill’ after the original meaning of the first element had been forgotten.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Minton, Milton, Mino, Mineo, Lintz, Musto, Vint, Ponto, Mente, Mirto