Last name: HENWOOD

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HENWOOD : This last name is indexed 18,813 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HENWOOD : English: habitational name from Henwood in Linkinhorne (Cornwall) Hen Wood in Wootton (Berkshire) or possibly Henwood in Willesborough (Kent). The Kent and Cornwall placenames derive from Old English henn ‘hen’ + wudu ‘wood’ while the Berkshire placename derives from Old English hīwan ‘household religious community’ + wudu.

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