Yarwood Family History
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Yarwood Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Yarwood Heath in Cheshire, earlier Yarwode, from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + wudu ‘wood’. Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Iorwerth, composed of the elements ior ‘lord’ + a lenited form of berth ‘handsome’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Harwood, Garwood, Armwood, Haywood, Hagwood, Cawood, Horwood, Watwood