Escott Family History
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Escott Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places called Eastcott (Wiltshire), Eastcotts (Bedfordshire), Eastcote (Greater London), or Eastcourt (Wiltshire), all named from Old English east ‘eastern’ + cot ‘cottage(s)’. In some cases the name may be an altered spelling of the French ethnic name Escot, a cognate of Scott.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cott, Prescott, Westcott, Scott, Muscott, Arscott, Scutt, Slott