Fountain Family History
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Fountain Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well, from Old French fontane, Middle English fontayne ‘fountain’; in some cases the name may have arisen from French habitational names (Fontaine, Fonteyne, Lafontaine) of the same derivation.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mountain, Fontaine, Mount, Boutin, Fontana, Cousin, Fain, Fountaine