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Felton Family HistoryThis interesting surname, of Anglo-Saxon origin, is a locational name from any of the various places so called in Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Somerset (near Winford), deriving from the Old English pre 7th Century "feld" meaning pasture, open country plus "tun", enclosure or settlement. Another place called Felton in Somerset has as its first element the Old English pre 7th Century "filiethe" meaning hay while Felton Hill in Northumberland has as its first element the Old English pre 7th Century personal name "Fygla" (a derivative of "fugol" meaning bird).
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