Caton Surname Origin
(French-Latin) the accus. form of Cato, [Latin Cato, acc. Caton-em] (Origin English) Belonging to Caton (Lancs), anc. Caton, Catton, Katon = Cata's / Catta's Estate [Anglo-Saxon Catan-tun / Cattan-tun - Catan / Cattan-, genit. of Cata / Catta + tun, estate, farm].
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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