Cotman Family History
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Cotman Name Meaning
English: status name for a cottager (see Cotter 2), or a topographic name for someone who lived in a relatively humble dwelling, from Middle English cote, cott + man (see Coates). Respelling of German Kothmann, Kottmann (see Kottman), or Kathmann (see Kathman).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Notman, Coltman, Oman, Totman, Cottman, Holman, Oatman, Rosman