John Felton was born in 1764, in Brewood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of John Felton and Frances Fellows. He died on 17 April 1764, in his hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Brewood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.
English: habitational name from any of various places so called. Most of them, including those in Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Somerset (Winford), are named from Old English feld ‘pasture, open country’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. Another place of the same name in Somerset, also known as Whitchurch, has as its first element Old English filethe ‘hay’. Felton Hill in Northumberland is named with the Old English personal name Fygla (a derivative of fugol ‘bird’; compare Fowle ).
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