Hazlett Family History
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Hazlett Name Meaning
topographic name for someone who lived by a hazel copse, Old English hæslett (a derivative of hæsel ‘hazel’). habitational name from Hazelhead or Hazlehead in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, derived from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + heafod ‘head’, here in the sense of ‘hill’; also a topographic name of similar etymological origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hackett, Hazleton, Hamlett, Hanley, Hargett, Pallett, Hassett, Halle