Skelton Family History
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Skelton Name Meaning
Northern English: habitational name from places in Cumbria and Yorkshire, originally named with the same elements as Shelton, but with a later change of ‘s’ to ‘sk’ under Scandinavian influence. The surname has also been established in Ireland for four or five centuries.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Skeldon, Skipton, Shelton, Seaton, Welton, Melton, Yelton, Kilton