Crookham Family History
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Crookham Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places called Crookham in Berkshire and Northumberland, or from Church Crookham in Hampshire. The one in Northumberland is named with a dative plural form of Old Scandinavian krókr ‘crook’, ‘bend’, while those in Berkshire and Hampshire are probably named with an Old English word croc ‘crook’, ‘bend’ + ham ‘homestead’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Woodham, Crook, Croom, Rackham, Brougham, Crooker, Branham, Bridgham