Bristow Family History
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Bristow Name Meaning
English: habitational name from the city of Bristol, named in Old English with brycg ‘bridge’ + stow ‘assembly place’. The final -l of the modern form is due to a regional pronunciation.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Barstow, Bristol, Brinton, Wriston, Briscoe, Gritton, Whiston