Fodness Family History
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Fodness Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farmsteads so named, from Old Norse Fornesjar ‘protruding mountain’ from for ‘front’, ‘foremost’ + nesjar, plural of nes ‘headland’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fadness, Fornes, Furness, Osness, Rogness, Otness, Garness, Likness