Barnwell Family History
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Barnwell Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place so called; there is one in Cambridgeshire and another in Northamptonshire, both named with Old English beorn ‘warrior’ (genitive plural beorna) or the Old English personal name Beorna + well(a) ‘stream’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bardwell, Banwell, Harwell, Bagwell, Birdwell, Barnhill, Farwell