Gatwood Family History
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Gatwood Name Meaning
English: probably a variant of Gatward, an occupational name for a gate keeper or goatherd, from Old English geat ‘gate’ or gat ‘goat’ + weard ‘ward’, ‘keeper’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gatewood, Garwood, Watwood, Atwood, Hagwood, Gatton, Haywood, Yarwood