Catchpole Family History
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Catchpole Name Meaning
English (chiefly East Anglia): from Anglo-Norman French cachepol (a compound of cache(r) ‘to chase’ + pol ‘fowl’), an occupational name for a bailiff, originally one empowered to seize poultry and other livestock in case of default on debts or taxes.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Satchell, Capone, Wampole, Harpole, Cauchon, Walpole, Archbold