Pawley Family History
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Pawley Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Pavilly in Seine-Maritime, which is named with the Gallo-Roman personal name Pavilius + the locative suffix -acum. English: from a pet form of Paul. Possibly an altered spelling of Pauli.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Paley, Lawley, Powley, Padley, Tawney, Pasley, Fawley, Hawley, Barley