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Manton 1
Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MAN-tun
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Other Forms FormsMealmtun, Mameltune, Mannetune, Maunton, Mantone, Manten

Meaning & History

Locational surname, derived from old English "the dweller near the chalky or sandy earth."
Added 12/10/2012 by Hillary
Edited 10/13/2015 by Beautiful Victory

Manton 2
Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. Man-tun
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Meaning & History

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Manntáin "descendant of Manntán", a personal name derived from a diminutive of manntach "toothless". Famous bearers include Thomas J. Manton, an American congressman, and Joseph Manton, a British gunsmith (b.1766, d.1835).
Added 3/22/2014 by K. Manton
Edited 10/13/2015 by Beautiful Victory

Manton 3
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Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. Man-tun(American English)
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Meaning & History

Not available.
Added 3/6/2020 by anonymous