Pownall Family History
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Pownall Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire, first recorded in the 12th century as Pohenhale, from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Pohha + Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dowdall, Bagnall, Gornall, Foxall, Darnall, Brownell, Voshall, Arnall