Maple Family History
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Maple Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a maple tree, Middle English mapel (Old English mapul). French: from Latin mapula, a diminutive of mappa ‘piece of cloth’, ‘napkin’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for a cloth merchant or a weaver.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Male, Staple, Happe, Marple, Malle, Manley, Mele, Halle, Baile, Cale