Kew Family History
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Kew Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a cook, Anglo-Norman French k(i)eu (from Latin coquus). English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Caieu, a lost place near Boulogne in Northern France. English: habitational name from a place in Middlesex, now part of Greater London, probably named with Old English c?g ‘key’, ‘projection’ + hoh ‘spur of land’. Irish: Ulster variant of McHugh.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ken, Lew, Dew, Jew, Mew, Hew, Tew, New, Rew, Pew