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Minturn Surname Origin
(Origin Welsh) Locality. The round stones or circle of stones, from min, stones, and turn, a round, a circle; trwn and tron, Welsh, a circle.
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.
Minturn Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Minturn Family History Thought:
'If you would not be forgotten,
As soon as you are dead and rotten,
Either write things worthy of reading,
Or do things worthy of writing.' --Benjamin Franklin, May 1738