Geneanet > Resources > Family Names > PARTON

Origin and popularity of the name PARTON


Parton : English (mainly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places called Parton; most are named with Old English peretūn ‘pear orchard’ (a compound of pere ‘pear’ + tūn ‘enclosure’ with later change of -er- to -ar- a regular phonetic development in Middle English). There are examples in Gloucestershire two in Cumbria and one in Kircudbrightshire Scotland.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

Subject to the Terms and Conditions of Ancestry

Last name frequency

Geographic distribution of the 7,809 individuals with the name PARTON on Geneanet.


Most found places for the name PARTON:

    This last name in the family trees

    See below the Geneanet members' family trees which contain the last name PARTON

    (173 individuals)
    (156 individuals)
    (121 individuals)
    (98 individuals)

    Search another name

    Search 9 billion individuals

    Search 9 billion individuals

    Search the name of your ancestors and your family in a database of 9 billion indexed individuals on Geneanet.

    Search PARTON

    Start your family tree

    Start your family tree

    Create your family tree and take advantage of valuable tips to help you search your ancestors.

    Start your family tree

    Variants of name PARTON