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Underwood Surname

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English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near or in a wood, from Middle English under + wude, wode ‘wood’, or a habitational name from any of various places so named, for example in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and the former county of Ayrshire (from Old English under + wudu).

Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4

Discussion Forum

Underwood--Civil War Record in Delaware

Started by Sally Nelson Jul 29, 2011.

Underwood in Somersetshire

Started by Sylvia Back Jun 16, 2010.

Underwoods in Potterne, Wiltshire

Started by Meredith Janni May 22, 2010.


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