Sibson Family History
Sibson Name Meaning
English:: habitational name from Sibson (Leicestershire) also known as Sibstone or Sipson in Harmondsworth (Middlesex). The Leicestershire placename probably derives from the Old English personal-name Sigeberht (genitive Sigeberhtes) + Old English dūn ‘hill’ while the Middlesex placename probably comes from the Old English personal name Sibwine (genitive Sibwines) + Old English tūn. Influence from (and confusion with) Middle English Sibbeson ‘Sibyl's son’ (see below) also seems likely. metronymic from Middle English Sibb a pet form of the female personal name Sibyl + -son. Compare Sibley .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press