personal name "Picstan," derived from the Old English terms "pi-c," meaning "point," and "stan," meaning "stone."
Early Origins of the Pixton family
Norfolk where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1209 where Richard Pixton held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Pixton family
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Pixton Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pickston, Pikstan, Pixton, Pickstone, Pixtone, Pykston, Peckstone, Pexton, Pixstan and many more.
Early Notables of the Pixton family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pixton family to the New World and Oceana
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Pixton Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Pixton (post 1700)
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