Weston (surname)


Weston (surname)

Weston as a surname may refer to:

* Aylmer Hunter-Weston (1864–1940), British general and politician
* Bob Weston, American musician
* Bob Weston (guitarist) (born 1947), English guitarist
* Brett Weston (1911-1993), American photographer
* Charles Weston, 3rd Earl of Portland (c.1639-1665), English nobleman
* Chris Weston, British comics artist
* Curtis Weston (born 1987), English footballer
* Edward Weston (1886-1958), American photographer
* Edward Weston (chemist) (1850–1936), English chemist
* Edward Payson Weston (1839-1929), American walker
* Sir Francis Weston (1513?-1536), English royal attendant
* Weston family Canadian and United Kingdom business family
**Alannah Weston daughter of Galen Weston
**George Weston founder of Weston Bakeries
**Galen Weston Canadian businessman, son of W.G. Weston
**Galen Weston Jr. son of Galen Weston and head of Loblaws
**Garry Weston Canadian born British businessman, son of W.G. Weston
**Guy Weston British businessman, son of Garry Weston
**George G. Weston British businessman, son of Garry Weston
**W. Garfield Weston Canadian businessman and former British MP
* Harold Weston (1894-1972), American modernist painter
* Hilary Weston (born 1942), Irish-born Canadian businesswoman and politician
* Jack Weston (1924-1996), American actor
* James A. Weston (1827-1895), American politician
* Jerome Weston, 2nd Earl of Portland (c.1605-1662), English nobleman
* Jessie Weston (1850-1928), British writer on Arthurian legend
* Joan Weston (1935-1997), American roller derby athlete
* Sir John Weston (born 1938), British diplomat and poet
* Kim Weston (born 1939), American soul singer
* Kris Weston (born 1972), British electronic musician
* Dame Margaret Weston (born 1926), British museum director
* Maria Weston Chapman (1806–1885), American abolitionist
* Michael Weston (born 1973), American actor
* Neville Weston (born 1936), English Australian artist and art historian
* Paul Weston (1912–1996), American music arranger
* Phil Weston (born 1973), English cricketer
* Professor Weston, fictional C.S. Lewis character
* Randy Weston (born 1926), American jazz pianist
* Rhys Weston (born 1980), Welsh footballer
* Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland (1577–1634/1635), English nobleman and political figure
* Sir Richard Weston (1579-1652) English judge and politician
* Sir Richard Weston (1591-1652) English canal builder and agriculturalist
* Richard Weston (1733-1806) English agricultural writer
* Riley Weston (born 1967), American actress
* Roz Weston, Canadian television personality
* Russell Eugene Weston Jr. (born 1956), American murderer
* Simon Weston (born 1961), Welsh soldier and Falkland Islands veteran
* Steve Weston (died 1985), Canadian actor
* Thomas Weston (horticulturalist) (1866-1935), Australian horticulturalist and afforestation pioneer
* Thomas Weston (actor) (1737-1776), English actor
* Thomas Weston, 4th Earl of Portland (c.1609-1688), English nobleman
* Tim Weston (born 1982), New Zealand cricketer
* Walter Weston (1861-1940), English clergyman and mountaineer
* William Weston (1804-1888), Australian politician
* William Basil Weston (c.1924-1945), British Army officer, awarded the Victoria Cross

ee also

* Weston for other uses of the word


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