Glasscock Family History
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Glasscock Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Glascote near Tamworth in Staffordshire, named from Old English glæs ‘glass’ + cot ‘hut’, ‘shelter’; it was probably once a site inhabited by a glass blower. Welsh: habitational name from Glascoed in Monmouthshire (Gwent), named from Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’ + coed ‘wood’. This name is also found in Ireland and may also have been brought to the U.S. from there.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Glasgow, Glascock, Laycock, Gladstone, Peacock, Glasson, Glock