Mead Family History
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Mead Name Meaning
topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle English mede ‘meadow’ (Old English m?d). metonymic occupational name for a brewer or seller of mead (Old English meodu), an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting honey.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Smead, Read, Head, Bean, Meader, Hoad, Mears, Meas, Moad, Nead