Peebles Family History
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Peebles Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from Peebles on the river Tweed in southeastern Scotland, or from a smaller place of the same name in the parish of St. Vigeans, Angus. Both place names are cognate with Welsh pebyll ‘tent’, ‘pavilion’, to which the English plural -s has been added.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Preble, Peeples, Peebler, Peeler, Peoples, Perales, Nieblas, Hebble