History of the Name Easton

When the ancestors of the Easton family emigrated to England following the Norman Conquest in 1066 they brought their family name with them.

They lived in parishes by the name of Easton in Suffolk, Wiltshire, Essex, Somerset and Leicester.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Easton, Eastone, Eastown, Eastton, Eastoun, Eastowne, Easttone and many more.

First found in Norfolk where they held a family seat from very early times.

The name was derived from the practice of the naming of the east "ton" or part of the village.

It first appeared in the Domesday Book in Norfolk and Lincolnshire in the year 1086 A.D.
Easton Family Crest
The Easton Family Crest
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