Last name: CHITWOOD

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All you have to know about the last name CHITWOOD

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CHITWOOD : This last name is indexed 13,894 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CHITWOOD : English: variant of Chetwood a habitational name from Chetwode in Buckinghamshire or from Cheetwood in Lancashire from Celtic cēd ‘wood’ with the tautological addition of Old English wudu when the old name was no longer understood. This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.

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