Newell Family History
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Newell Name Meaning
English and Irish: variant of Neville. English: variant of Noel. Irish (north County Kildare): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tnúthghail ‘descendant of Tnúthgal’, a personal name composed of the elements tnúth ‘desire’, ‘envy’ + gal ‘valor’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sewell, Jewell, Hewell, Oswell, Newill, Levell, Nell, Ewell, Nowell