Horwood Family History
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Horwood Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Great and Little Horwood in Buckinghamshire, named from Old English horu ‘dirty’, ‘muddy’ + wudu ‘wood’, or from Horwood in Devon, which may be of the same derivation or may have Old English har ‘gray’ as the first element.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Harwood, Hopwood, Norwood, Heywood, Henwood, Hagwood, Hogwood