Pensyl Family History
Pensyl Name Meaning
Possibly an altered form of South German Penzel Penzl or Pensel short forms of the personal name Berthold or sometimes Bernhard . (also Pensel Pinsel) a metonymic occupational name for a painter or whitewasher from Middle High German pensel pinsel ‘brush’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press