Meaning and name origin
Gorham \g(o)-rham, gor-ham\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Gorham is "village near the wedge-shaped piece of land". Place name. Also possibly means "spear village". Gorham is the name of a silver company based in Rhode Island.
Gorham is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3771 out of 88799, Top 4%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Gorham for boys. Gorham has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).