Keating Family History
Keating Name Meaning
English: from an Old English personal name C¯ting, a derivative of C¯ta (see Kite). Irish (of Norman origin): Americanized form of Céitinn, a Gaelicized form of de Ketyng (probably a habitational name), which was taken to southern Ireland by Anglo-Norman settlers.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press