Tolton Family History
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Tolton Name Meaning
English (Leicestershire): habitational name, possibly from either of two places called Tollerton, in Nottinghamshire and North Yorkshire. The first is named from the Old Norse personal name Thorleifr + Old English tun ‘settlement’, ‘enclosure’; the second is from Old English tolnere ‘tax gatherers’ + tun.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Colton, Holton, Talton, Tilton, Bolton, Hilton, Milton, Belton