Mandeville Family History
Mandeville Name Meaning
French: habitational name from Mandeville the name of two places in Normandy derived from Latin magna villa ‘large estate’ or a variant of Manneville a habitational name from Manneville the name of several places in Normandy (see 2 below). Compare Montville and Monville . English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Manneville (Seine-Maritime Calvados) Manneville-sur-Risle (Eure) or Magneville (Manche). Irish: in Ireland the name was Gaelicized as de Mhóinbhíol absorbed some cases of Maidewell and in other cases was re-Anglicized as Mansfield .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022