Penton Family History
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Penton Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Penton Mewsey, Hampshire, which is named with Old English pening ‘penny’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’, i.e. a farmstead paying a penny rent.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pelton, Kenton, Henton, Benton, Ponton, Lenton, Denton, Fenton