Last name: FOUNTAIN

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FOUNTAIN : This last name is indexed 48,119 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

FOUNTAIN : 1: English (of Norman origin): from one or more of the places in France named Fontaine Fonteyne or Lafontaine (see Fontaine).2: English: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well from Middle English fontayne (Old French fontaine) ‘spring fountain’ sometimes with a plural -s and synonymous with Well of which Fountain(es) may sometimes have been a translation.

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