"from the southern homestead"

Sutton Origin and Meaning

The name Sutton is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin meaning "from the southern homestead".
Sutton is a plain-sounding surname most notably worn by Tony-winning Broadway actress Sutton Foster, now starring in TV Land's Younger -- based on a novel written by Nameberry co-creator Pamela Redmond Satran.
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Famous People Named Sutton

  • Sutton Lenore FosterAmerican actress and singer
  • Sutton CrawfordAmerican actress
  • Sutton Jayne Edmondsdaughter of baseball player Jim Edmonds; stepdaughter of TV personality Meghan O'Toole King of "The Real Housewives of Orange County"

Sutton in Pop Culture

  • Sutton Mercercharacter in The Lying Game series
  • Sutton Hooarcheological site in England
  • Sutton BradyCharacter in The Bold Type TV Show (Freeform)
  • Stevie Suttoncharacter in British sitcom 'Miranda'