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Gender: Male Meaning of Walton: "fortified town" Origin of Walton: English

The name Walton is a boy's name of German, English origin meaning "fortified town". Walton and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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Slightly more modern than Walter, but only just.

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Famous People Named Walton

Walton Goggins, American actor
Walton Walker, American commander during the Korean War
Sam Walton, American founder of Wal-Mart stores
Ernest Walton, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics
Jo Walton, sci-fi author

Pop Culture References for the name Walton

"The Waltons," TV series
Walton-on-Thames, England
Robert Walton - Mary Shelley's Frankenstein