Bumpus Family History
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Bumpus Name Meaning
English: nickname, of Norman origin, for someone who was a swift walker, from Old French bon ‘good’ + pas ‘pace’. It may also have been a topographic name, with the second element used in the sense ‘passageway’. Compare Malpass.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bullis, Buis, Camus, Camps, Bumpas, Balius, Burrus, Rufus, Maus, Bumb