The name Mason means Stone Worker, Brick Layer and is of English origin. Mason is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.
The name Mason originated as an English occupational surname used for men who worked with stone or brick. The name originated from the same language roots as the verb "to make."
Famous Masons include composer Mason Williams and the television character Perry Mason, an attorney from the show of the same name.