Horton Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning
Horton Surname Origin
(Locality). A town in Yorkshire England--the horrible town, or the town in the ravine, from Horr, a ravine.
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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