Travis Family History
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Travis Name Meaning
English (mainly Lancashire and Yorkshire): occupational name for a gatherer of tolls exacted for the right of passage across a bridge, ford, or other thoroughfare, from Middle English travis ‘crossing’, variant of travers (see Travers). German: Americanized variant of Drewes.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Travers, Dravis, Draves, Train, Tavis, Traver, Chavis, Staves, Ris