Oakes Family History
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Oakes Name Meaning
English: topographic name, a plural variant of Oak. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhdara ‘son of Dubhdara’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’ + dara(ch), genitive of dair ‘oak’, by translation of the main element of the Gaelic name.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Oakey, Akes, Eakes, Jakes, Noakes, Vales, Oates, Oaks, Bakes, Ocker