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 What is the origin of the surname Orr?

Answer The surname Orr may come from one of two places. One is from the river and city Orr, which is in Scotland. The other source of the name Orr may be from the name "Or," which is a border or boundary.... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Urey?

The surname Urey represents a French-Norman pronunciation of the Old English personal name “Wulfric,” from “wulf” (wolf) and “ric” (power). The first recorded spelling of the name in En... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Richards?

The surname Richards means "powerful ruler or leader" and is derived from the British Isles. Many kings have used this infamous surname that has hundreds of spellings to include German and French A... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Mundell?

The surname Mundell has its origins in the Norman French language, according to genealogy website the Coat of Arms Store. Mundell is derived from the geographical French name de Mangeville from an ... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Bell?

The surname Bell is of both English and French origin. In England, the name was derived from "belle," an Old English word meaning "bell." The name was given to those who worked as bell ringers or, ... Read More »
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