SurnamePopularityRelated NamesRelatedNamesakes
Surname GRAHAM
SOURCE: Location
USAGE: Scottish
Meaning & History
Derived from the English place name Grantham which probably meant "gravelly homestead" in Old English. The surname was first taken to Scotland in the 12th century by William de Graham.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Graeme, Grahame
Sources and References
  • Patrick Hanks & Flavia Hodges, A Dictionary of First Names (1990)