Dalton Surname Origin
Lerived from the town of Dalton, in Lancashire, England; a corruption of Dale-ton, the town in the dale; or D'Alton, abbreviated to Dalton, that is from the high or rocky hill.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
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