Lott Family History
Lott Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English female name Lot(e) (Latinized as Lota) probably a pet form of such names as Allot (from Alice) Amelot or Emelot (from Ameline) Ellot (from Ellen) and Gillota (from Gillian). English: from Middle English lot(t)e ‘lot portion’ (Old English hlot) in the sense of an allotted share of land hence a status name for someone who held such a plot. German: from a pet form of Ludwig . German: topographic name from the dialect word lott ‘mud dirt’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022