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Origin and popularity of the name CHEATHAM


Cheatham : English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire called Cheetham apparently named with Celtic cēd ‘wood’ + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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