Last name: HOWES

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HOWES : This last name is indexed 110,702 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HOWES : English:: 1: pronounced to rhyme with hose a variant of Howe 1 with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s. Hose (Leicestershire) recorded as Howes in 1086 is named with the plural of Old English hōh ‘hill spur’.2: pronounced to rhyme with cows a variant of Howe 2 (see Hugh) with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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