Pollard Family History
Pollard Name Meaning
English:: perhaps a nickname from an unrecorded Middle English pollard a derivative of the Middle English verb poll ‘to clip’ or the noun poll ‘the head’. It may have denoted someone with a close‐cropped head or a big head. from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Pollard a pet form of Paul (Old French Pol). The surname has been established in both England and Ireland since the 13th century.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022