Congrove Family History
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Congrove Name Meaning
Probably an altered form of the English habitational name Congreve (or the variants Congreave, Congrave) from Congreve in Staffordshire or Congreave in Derbyshire. The first is recorded in Domesday Book as Comegrave ‘grove (Old English gr?fe) in a valley (Old English cumb)’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cosgrove, Colgrove, Wingrove, Colegrove, Grove, Lovegrove, Musgrove