Weston is a surname that research shows has been established since the eighth century. Weston is a Anglo-Saxon occupational name of old French origins. The earliest presence of the surname was found in 1473 in the county of Surrey in the UK. During the time of the British Empire the name spread with the colonies to areas of America, Asia, India and Australia.
Weston is currently at number 1269 of the UK's most common names. There are approximately 118143 with the last name Weston living in Europe. The county of Norfolk in the UK currently holds the greatest density of people with the surname Weston. Members of the Weston family were involved in the California gold rush. 125
The most famous Weston's include:-