Socks Family History
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Socks Name Meaning
Possibly an Anglicized or Americanized form of German and Jewish Sachs. Possibly a variant of or patronymic from English Sock, from an Old English personal name Socca, or a metonymic occupational name for a maker of slippers, from Middle English sock ‘light shoe’, ‘slipper’ (Old English socc).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sock, Sacks, Rock, Dock, Stock, Mock, Hock, Shock, Rocks, Bock