Who can see your post?Your post will show up in News Feed, on your profile and in search results.
287,775 PATTERSON members around the world
Stay informed about PATTERSON Family online & offline events!
Our digital global family gatherings
Wales' First Minister Family Message
Our TEDx talk about family gatherings
PATTERSON Family HistoryThis distinguished surname, with several entries in the "Dictionary of National Biography", and having no less than ten Coats of Arms, is one of the most popular of Scottish surnames, and is a patronymic form of the male given name Pat(t) or Pate, itself a short form of Patrick. Patrick derives ultimately from the Latin "Patricius", patrician, or "son of a noble father", that is, a member of the patrician class, the Roman hereditary aristocracy. Patrick has been chiefly used in Ireland and Scotland, but was widespread in the North of England from the 12th Century, giving rise to a number of surnames including: Patrickson, Pate(s), Paty, Paton, Patten, Patti(n)son and Pat(t)erson...
PublicAnyone on or off Wales101
FriendsYour friends on Wales101
SpecificOnly show to some friends
Only meOnly you can see your post
Areas of Origin for PATTERSON
Invite more PATTERSON family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the PATTERSON tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest