Country Stars: Dolly
Name origin: Latin
Name meaning: Lady of sorrows
Name origin: English (chiefly West Midlands)
Name meaning: habitational name from any of various places called Parton; most are named with Old English peretūn ‘pear orchard’ (a compound of pere ‘pear’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, with later change of -er- to -ar-, a regular phonetic development in Middle English). There are examples in Gloucestershire, two in Cumbria, and one in Kircudbrightshire, Scotland.