Hagwood Family History
Hagwood Name Meaning
English: possibly a variant of Hackwood, a habitational name from a minor place so named. One example, in Northamptonshire, is named from Middle English hacked ‘cut’ + wode ‘wood’; another, in Basingstoke, Hampshire is named from Old English haca ‘hook’, ‘bend’ + wudu ‘wood’. In the U.S. this name is frequent in NC. See Hagewood 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press