Origin of Your Surname
Origin & Meanings
- (Sax.) From hus, a house, and wald, a ruler a house-ruler or steward; a king of Northumberland.
- Local. A contraction of Haledon, a place in Northumberland, England, from the Saxon halig, holy, and dun, a hill; a place where Oswald got the victory of Cadwallader, the Briton, and from this circumstance was called the Holy Hill, and also the Heavenly Field.
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