Michelson Family History
Michelson Name Meaning
English (Lincolnshire): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Michel (i.e. Michael see Mitchell ) + -son. Compare Michaelson . Americanized form of North German Danish Norwegian and Dutch Michelsen and of various other Scandinavian and North German cognates (see Michaelson and Mickelson ). Flemish and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael ). This surname is very rare in Belgium and the Netherlands. Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Mikhl (see Michael ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022