Tudor Family History
Tudor Name Meaning
Welsh: from the personal name Tudur a derivative of British Celtic Toutorīx literally ‘people’ + ‘king’. It has sometimes been taken as a Welsh equivalent of Latin Theodorus from Greek Theodōros ‘gift of God’ (see Theodore ) for which the usual Welsh form is Tewdwr. Romanian and Croatian: from the personal name Tudor a variant of Teodor (see Theodore ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press