Wareham Family History
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Wareham Name Meaning
English: habitational name for someone from either of the places called Warham, in Herefordshire and Norfolk, or from Wareham in Dorset. All are named with Old English wær ‘weir’ + either ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wakeham, Farnham, Worsham, Barham, Derham, Parham, Wortham, Burcham