Curtin Family History
Curtin Name Meaning
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cruitín ‘son of Cruitín’ a byname for a hunchback (see McCurtain ). English (of Norman origin): from a diminutive of Old French curt ‘short’. Compare Court Possibly also French: variant of Courtin a derivative of Court . It is very rare in France.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press