Henderlight Family History
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Henderlight Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Hinterleitner, a topographic name for someone who lived ‘at the farther slope (into the valley)’, ‘behind the mountain spur’, from Middle High German hinter ‘behind’ + lite ‘mountain spur’, ‘slope’ (see Leitner).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hinderliter, Hendershot, Vanderbilt, Wenderoth, Wunderlich, Endlich