Woolen Family History
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Woolen Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived on a curved or irregularly shaped piece of land, from Old English woh ‘curved’, ‘crooked’ + land ‘land’, ‘estate’, or a habitational name from Woolland in Dorset, named from an Old English winn, wynn ‘meadow’, ‘pasture’ + land ‘land’, ‘estate’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wooten, Wollen, Wool, Pooler, Woolley, Hollen, Woodley, Woomer