Pickerill Family History
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Pickerill Name Meaning
English: from Middle English pykerell ‘young pike’ (from Middle English pike ‘pike’ (a predatory fish) + the diminutive suffix -erel), applied as a nickname for a sharp and aggressive person, or possibly as a metonymic occupational name for a catcher or seller of these fish.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Picker, Mackrell, Pickering, Pickett, Pickel, Bickel, Pinkert, Packer