Doncaster Family History
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Doncaster Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Doncaster in South Yorkshire, named from the river name Don (a Celtic name meaning ‘water’, ‘river’) + Old English ceaster ‘Roman fort or walled city’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lancaster, Dorchester, Worcester, Waycaster, Dunster, Doster, Casler