Gowdy Family History
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Gowdy Name Meaning
Northern Irish: variant of Goldie. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Gaude, an eastern German name under Slavic influence, or of German Gaudig, a nickname for a waster, from Middle High German giudec ‘wasteful’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Goody, Gowder, Goldy, Dowdy, Body, Good, Goede, Mowdy, Gordy, Yordy