Peattieshill

Peattieshill LAR S NO438083 1 374 215m NOF

Peatys Hill 1775 Ainslie/Fife [or perhaps Peates Hill]
Peatieshill 1827 Ainslie/East Fife
Patieshill 1828 SGF
Patieshill 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn
Patieshill 1927 OS 1 inch ‘Popular’ edn

? pn Peattie + SSE hill

Peattie is a common surnname in Fife. It is probably a diminutive of Peat, which is itself a diminutive or hypochorism of Peter (Black 1946, 653). A relatively early example in east Fife is one Janet (Jonet) Pete in Kingscairn CRA (1515 Fife Ct. Bk. 13; Janat Peyt 1516 ibid. 209).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2