Origen: Escocés. The ancestors of the first family to use the name Robson lived among the Pictish people of ancient Scotland. The name Robson comes from the personal name Robert. This name is composed of the old English elements hroth, which means fame, and berht, which means bright. First found in Northumberland, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

Variantes: Robson, Robison, Robeson, Robisonn y otros.