Wedel Family History
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Wedel Name Meaning
habitational name from any of various places called Wedel or Wedell, all in northern Germany. (in northwestern Germany) topographic name for someone who lived in a forest, from Middle Low German wede ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + lo ‘brush’, ‘wood’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Reder, Redel, Wendel, Eder, Weiden, Wege, Edel, Weidel, Medel, Wadel