Popularity of the last name by country

Origine of last name

BAXENDALE : English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Baxenden a habitational name from a place near Accrington which is named with an unattested Old English word bæcstān ‘bakestone’ (a flat stone on which bread was baked) + denu ‘valley’. Middle English dale was sometimes substituted for Old English denu in northern placenames.

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