Wednesday, 31 January 2018

The Origin of Surnames - Peter Watson

Upcoming Talk - Sept 2018

7.30pm at Longsight Methodist Community Hall
Wednesday 26th September 2018

Peter's talk will delve into the origin of surnames in England, and the different types of English surname; patronymic, occupational, and those derived from place names or personal physical characteristic.  The talk will explore each of these categories and walk through a number of examples of each, amongst other things.

Frequently Occurring Turton Surnames
Some Turton Surnames