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Merton Surname Origin

(Locality). From Merton, a town in Sussex, England, so called from mere, a lake or marsh, and ton.

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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