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Alton meaning and name origin

Alton \a-lton, al-ton\ as a boy's name is pronounced ALL-tun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Alton is "old town". Mainly American: transferred use of the English surname, which is from a number of places so called in England. Activist Alton Maddox.

Alton has 5 variant forms: Aldon, Allton, Alston, Alten and Elton.

Baby names that sound like Alton are Alden, Aldin, Aldan, Eldon, Ellton, Walton, Welton and Wilton.

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Popularity of Alton

Alton is a very popular first name for men (#361 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5105 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Alton
Popularity of Alton

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