Hamlin Family History
Hamlin Name Meaning
English and Irish: of Norman origin from the Norman French and Middle English personal name Hamelin a double diminutive of Hamo (see Hammond ). French: variant of Hamelin and in North America (also) an altered form of this. Americanized form of Finnish Hämäläinen (see Hamalainen ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press