Tew Family History
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Tew Name Meaning
Welsh: nickname for a fat man, from tew ‘plump’. English: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire (Great, Little and Duns Tew), named with an Old English tiewe ‘row’, ‘ridge’. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 16th century.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dew, Kew, Lew, New, Rew, Hew, Thew, Pew, Mew, Jew