Quantock Family History
Quantock Name Meaning
from the Quantock Hills (Somerset) recorded as Cantoche in 1086 and Cantok(') from 1274–1327. The place-name may derive from British *Cantāco- from the root *gantho- ‘corner angle bend’ probably meaning ‘full of windings abounding in corners or bends’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press