Stoker Family History
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Stoker Name Meaning
English: habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places called Stoke. Dutch: occupational name for a stoker, Middle Dutch stokere, or from the same word in the sense ‘fire raiser’, ‘arsonist’. Scottish: occupational name for a trumpeter, Gaelic stocaire, an agent derivative of stoc ‘Gaelic trumpet’. The name is borne by a sept of the McFarlanes.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press