Lackland Family History
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Lackland Name Meaning
English: in all probability an English variant of Scottish Lachlan (see McLachlan), altered through folk etymology. However, Black cites one John sine terra (c. 1180–1214), suggesting that the surname could have arisen quite literally as a nickname for a man with no land.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ackland, Langland, Kirkland, Harland, Buckland, Oakland, Layland