Pesnell Family History
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Pesnell Name Meaning
Altered spelling of French Pesnel, a topographic name for someone who lived by a fence or palisade, from a reduced form of paissenel, pessenel, a diminutive of paisson, pesson ‘post’, ‘stake’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fennell, Perrell, Tennell, Pendell, Parnell, Kessell, Vessell