Last name: homewood

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homewood : This last name is indexed 14,412 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

homewood : English (Kent and Sussex): topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) manor-house wood’ from Old English hām-wudu (hām ‘homestead’ + wudu ‘wood’). The placename still survives in various locations as such Home Wood and Holmwood.

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