Castelan Family History
Castelan Name Meaning
Galician (Castelán): generally from Galician castelán the ethnic name for a Castilian (Castilian castellano). However in some cases it may be a habitational name from any of the places in Lugo and A Coruña provinces Spain called Castelán or it could be an occupational name denoting a bailiff or steward. In some cases also an Americanized form of Croatian Kaštelan (see Castellan ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022