Crawley Family History
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Crawley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the many places called Crawley, named with Old English crawe ‘crow’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. Compare Crowley. Probably also a reduced form of Irish McCrawley, an Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Raghallaigh ‘son of Raghallach’, also Anglicized as Magreely.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cowley, Crowley, Caley, Carley, Frawley, Charley, Radley, Cropley