Peyton is one of the oldest surnames in America, with a coat of arms in both England and America. Playful yet punchy, Peyton went from being a glamorous surname to a striking first name for both boys and girls. Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning is the best example, though he shares it with a many sports figures and race car drivers. Peyton List is the latest actress to bear the fashionable name. And perhaps the most famous address is Peyton Place, a controversial and scandalous 1950s novel that inspired an equally scandalous 1960s soap opera. Place name: Peyton, Colorado, a small unincorporated town.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Peyton BarberFootball Player
- Peyton ManningFootball Player
- Peyton SivaBasketball Player
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