Sinton Family History
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Sinton Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place near Selkirk, also spelled Synton. In the 12th and 13th centuries it is recorded several times as Sintun, from an unexplained first element + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. In the British Isles, the surname is now found mainly in northern Ireland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Linton, Winton, Hinton, Swinton, Minton, Stinton, Hilton, Kinton