Ormerod Family History
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Ormerod Name Meaning
English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire, called Ormerod, from the Old Norse personal name Ormr (see Orme 1) or Ormarr (a compound of orm ‘serpent’ + herr ‘army’) + Old English rod ‘clearing’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Orme, Dormer, Osmer, Armwood, Herod, Wormwood, Otero, Armer, Norrod