Mutton Family History
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Mutton Name Meaning
English (chiefly Devon): nickname for someone thought to resemble a sheep (e.g. a gentle but unimaginative person), or metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, from Anglo-Norman French muto(u)n ‘sheep’ (Old French mouton, probably of Gaulish origin; compare Breton maout ‘sheep’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Button, Lutton, Musson, Mitton, Mouton, Murton, Hutton, Musto, Sutton