Bowell Family History
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Bowell Name Meaning
Welsh: variant of Powell (see Howell). English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Bouelles in Seine Maritime, France, so named with Old Norman French boelle ‘enclosure’, ‘dwelling’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Boswell, Bonwell, Howell, Bovell, Rowell, Browell, Boxwell, Powell