Eastham Family History
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Eastham Name Meaning
English: habitational name, now chiefly found in Lancashire, from any of various places so named from Old English east ‘east’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘river meadow’. There are places so named in Cheshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire, the first of which seems to have contributed most to the surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Tatham, Latham, Feltham, Basham, Gotham, Barham, Lapham, Wakeham