||Re: the name Haywood
||Daividh (guest, 184.108.40.206)
||October 9, 2001 at 10:12:31 PM
||the name Haywood by Haywood (Sandy) law
Haywood is a name (originally a surname) of geographic origin, describing where the bearer hailed from.
Haywood means "enclosed wood", from the Anglo-Saxon "hege" + "wudu". It's the name of several towns/villages in England, and the earliest placename spelling I can find is "Haiwode", dating back to 1086 in the Norman Domesday Book.
Given all that, where'd the "Sandy" come from? Just curious...
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- the name Haywood - Haywood (Sandy) law Oct 9 2001, 9:14:36 PM
- Re: the name Haywood - Daividh Oct 9 2001, 10:12:31 PM