Macon Family History
Macon Name Meaning
French: habitational name from any of several places so called e.g. in Saône-et-Loire. French: from the old oblique form of the ancient Germanic personal name Mako a variant of Mago a short form of compound names formed with maht ‘strength power’ as the first element. French (Maçon): occupational name for a mason (Old) French maçon. English (mainly Cambridgeshire): variant of Mason ‘mason’; compare Machen . This form of the surname is rare in Britain and Ireland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022