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12/3/2014, 12:37 AM Frollein Gladys
4/2/2010, 7:26 PM Polly Names

Name Fenner
Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage English
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

A surname of either Old French origin, allegedly meaning “huntsman”, or else more probably referring to those who were brought over from the Low Countries to assist in draining the “fens” or wetlands of England and Ireland – a process which lasted from the 9th to the 18th centuries.
Added 4/2/2010 by Polly Names