The name Paxton was originally a surname and is derived from a place-name. It has origins in Latin and English and is generally understood to mean "peace town." Paxton has consistently been included in the top 1,000 names and is steadily increasing in popularity for baby boys in the United States.
Similar Names: Paxten, Pax
Famous Paxton Names: Paxton Whitehead (British actor), Paxton Brown (actor)