Eastwood Family History
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Eastwood Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places called Eastwood. Most, such as the one in Essex, get the name from Old English east ‘east’ + wudu ‘wood’, but an example in Nottinghamshire originally had as its final element Old Norse þveit ‘meadow’ (see Thwaites).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Easton, Haywood, Harwood, Watwood, Westwood, Gatewood, Ashwood