Hatt Family History
Hatt Name Meaning
English and Scottish (Aberdeenshire): from Middle English hat(te) ‘hat’; perhaps a nickname for someone who habitually wore a distinctive hat or an occupational name for a maker or seller of hats. English: topographic name from Middle English hat(te) ‘(wooded) hill’ denoting someone who lived on or by such a hill for example at Hathitch Farm (Worcestershire) or Hathouse Farm (Worcestershire). South German: from a short form Hatto of an ancient Germanic personal name with the first element hadu ‘battle strife’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press