Mayhew Family History
Mayhew Name Meaning
English (East Anglia): from the French and Middle English personal name Maheu (Old French Mahieu) a common Norman form of Matthew . Its common Middle English pet form was Maw by syncope of the medial -he-; see under Maw See also May and Mahy . Americanized form of French Mailloux .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press