The Croom surname is thought to be derived from the Old English word "crumb," which meant "bent" or "crooked." The name may have been a
name for a maker or seller of hooks. There are also several place names in Britain, such as Croom, East
from which surnames may have evolved.
as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 13th century when they held estates in that shire.
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of this family name include: Croone, Croon, Croom, Crome, Crone, Cron, Croome and others.