Creswell Family History
Creswell Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the places called Cresswell in Derbyshire Staffordshire and Northumberland or from various other places also named with Old English cærse ‘cress’ + wiella ‘stream’ including Carswell (Berkshire and Devon) Caswell (Dorset Northamptonshire and Somerset) Crasswall (Herefordshire) Kerswell (Devon and Worcestershire) or Kerswill (Devon). See also Caswell .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press