Atlee Family History
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Atlee Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone whose dwelling was ‘by the clearing or meadow’, Middle English atte lee. The word lea or lee (Old English leah) originally meant ‘wood’, thence ‘clearing in a wood’, and, by the Middle English period, ‘grassy meadow’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lee, Ratley, Hatley, Batley, Tree, Oatley, Watler, Alley, Clee, Klee