Horsfall Family History
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Horsfall Name Meaning
English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Horsefall in West Yorkshire, so named from Old English hors ‘horse’ (perhaps a byname) + fall ‘clearing’, ‘place where the trees have been felled’ (from fellan ‘to fell’, causative of feallan ‘to fall’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Horsfield, Horsford, Gornall, Horsman, Halsall, Voshall, Bonsall