Type Surname (from location)
Usage English (British)
Pronounced Pron. sAW-tEL(British English) [key]
Other Forms FormsSewall, Sewill, Sawell, Saywell, Sewell, Seawell, Sywell, Showell
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A dialectal variant of SEWELL, which was first recorded in early 13th-century England. The later addition of the 't' was for easier pronunciation.Via surnamedb.com.