Plaisted Family History
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Plaisted Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a piece of ground used for playing games, from Middle English pleye ‘play’ + sted(e) ‘place’, hence ‘place for play or sport’. In some cases it may be a habitational name from Chapel Plaster in Box, Wiltshire. Compare Plaster 2.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Plaster, Painter, Place, Plate, Lister, Plante, Laster, Plater