Hooks Family History
Hooks Name Meaning
English (Norfolk): post-medieval variant of Hook with excrescent -s or else a topographic name for someone residing at or near some bends in a river or track from the plural of Middle English hok ‘hook’; see Hook This surname is also established in northern Ireland (Armagh and Down). Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Hoeks a genitivized form of Hoek .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press