Surnames Categorized "places"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include places.
usage
Beaulieu French
From various French place names derived from beau "beautiful" and lieu "place".
Burton English
From a common English place name, derived from Old English meaning "fortified town".
Cheshire English
Originally indicated a person from the county of Cheshire in England. Cheshire is named for its city Chester.
Delacroix French
Means "of the cross" in French. It denoted one who lived near a cross symbol or near a crossroads.
De la Cruz Spanish
Spanish cognate of Delacroix.
Dela Cruz Spanish (Filipinized)
Variant of De la Cruz primarily used in the Philippines (where it is the most common surname).
Linville English
From an unknown place name.
Quesada Spanish
Habitational name from Quesada, a place in Jaén in southern Spain. The place name is of uncertain derivation; it could be connected to Old Spanish requexada meaning "corner, tight spot".
Vernon English
Locational name in the Eure region of Normandy, from the Gaulish element vern "alder (tree)" with the genitive case maker onis.