Speckman Family History
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Speckman Name Meaning
topographic name for someone who lived by a path through a swampy area, Middle Low German specke. In some cases, it may have been a metonymic occupational name for someone who construced such paths, usually from brush, soil, or the like. habitational name for someone from places named Specke or Specken in northern Germany and Holland. variant of Speck 1, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press