origin and came from when the family lived in one of a variety of similarly-named places. Settlements called Stockton are found in
. Stockton Heath is in Cheshire, and Stockton on Tees is in
. Stockton on Teme is in
, and Stockton on the Forest is in the North Riding of Yorkshire. The surname Stockden belongs to the large category of
habitation names, which are derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.
from ancient times.
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