Longwell Family History
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Longwell Name Meaning
habitational name from any of various minor places, for example in Cumbria, Northumberland, and Gloucestershire, all named from Old English lang ‘long’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’. (of Norman origin): habitational name from Longueville-sur-Scie (formerly Longueville-la-Gifart) in Seine-Inférieure, France.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bonwell, Doswell, Banwell, Longden, Boswell, Cantwell, Boxwell