Meaning and Origin of: Wheaton
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First name origins & meanings:
- Old English : Wheat town
Last name origin & meaning:
- English : habitational name of uncertain origin, possibly from places in Lancashire and East and West Yorkshire named Weeton, from Old English wīðig ‘willow’ + tūn ‘settlement’.
- Robert Wheaton came from England to Rehoboth, MA, in about 1636.