Welcome at Geneanet!

Welcome at Geneanet!

With Geneanet, find your ancestors from home, create your family tree for free, and explore and share your family history. Genealogy has never been easier, thanks to our database of 8 billion individuals, and our community of enthusiasts.

All you have to know about the last name NOTTINGHAM

Last name frequency

NOTTINGHAM : This last name is indexed 28,290 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

NOTTINGHAM : English: habitational name from the city of Nottingham in the East Midlands. The placename means ‘the homestead of the people of Snot’ from the Old English personal name Snot + the groupname suffix -ingas (genitive -inga-) + hām ‘village homestead’. The initial S- was lost in the 12th century due to the influence of Anglo-Norman French (the combination sn- is alien to French).

Learn more

Variants of last name

The spelling of names may have changed over the centuries. Knowing these names variants will help you build your family tree.

Search a name

Discover your ancestors and build your family tree step by step through billions of data included in our members' family trees and through civil records.

Most popular first names

Most indexed countries

Available collections for this name