, now an administrative area of the Scottish Borders region, home of Paxton House, a historic house built between 1758 and 1766. This was the former seat of the Paxton family and is now open to the public as a Partner Gallery of the National Galleries of
. Great Paxton and Little Paxton are villages in the ancient county of Huntingdonshire, now part of
. Both villages have kept relatively small over the years, but trace back to the
where they were listed as Pachstone and literally meant "farmstead of a man called Paecc" from the Old English
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Paxton research.Another 117 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1304, 1350, 1400 and 1780 are included under the topic Early Paxton History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.