Dorsett Family History
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Dorsett Name Meaning
English: regional name from the county of Dorset, named from Old English Dorn, an early name of Dorchester (of British origin, from durn ‘fist’, probably referring to fist-sized pebbles) + s?te ‘dwellers’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Corbett, Dorsey, Doggett, Burgett, Borseth, Corlett, Garnett, Forseth