Cato Family History
Cato Name Meaning
Scottish and English: variant of Catoe . Swedish: perhaps a soldier's name bestowed with reference to Cato the Roman statesman. Bosniak Serbian and Croatian (Ćato in Bosnia and Herzegovina also Čato): occupational name from Bosnian Serbian and Croatian ćato ‘scribe clerk’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press