Roan Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
Roan Name Meaning
Irish: variant spelling of Rowan. English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Rouen in Normandy. In Scotland the name is also derived in part from any of several places named Roan in the Borders and Strathclyde. There was also a medieval female personal name Roana, which may have given rise to some examples of the surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Roen, Rohn, Roman, Ron, Ruan, Rohan, Bryan, Moat, Roane, Coan