Thomason (surname)

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Thomason is a patronymic surname meaning "son of Thomas" or a misspelling of the French surname Thomasson, Thomesson "little Thomas". There are varied spellings. Notable people with the surname include:

Arthur Wilson Thomason was a Major League Baseball outfielder who played for one season. He played in 20 games for the Cleveland Naps during the 1910 Cleveland Naps season. He was later the player/manager of the Rock Island Islanders of the Mississippi Valley League from 1922 to 1923.

Robert Lesley "Bob" Thomason, Jr. is a retired American college basketball coach. He coached the University of the Pacific Tigers men's basketball team for 25 seasons from 1988 to 2013.

Bobby Thomason American football quarterback

Robert Lee "Bobby" Thomason was an American football quarterback in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, and the Philadelphia Eagles. He was selected to three Pro Bowls. Thomason played college football at Virginia Military Institute and was drafted in the first round of the 1949 NFL Draft.

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