The name Vinton means Person From Winton and is of English origin. Vinton is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.
Vinton is a locational surname which derives from one of the ancient villages in Lancashire, Westmoreland, and Yorkshire UK, now called "Winton." Could originated from the term "Wine town" or "Wine Farm." Vinton Cerf, scientist. Bobby Vinton, singer.