Who can see your post?Your post will show up in News Feed, on your profile and in search results.
13,895 CANTWELL members around the world
Stay informed about CANTWELL Family online & offline events!
Our digital global family gatherings
Wales' First Minister Family Message
Our TEDx talk about family gatherings
CANTWELL Family HistoryThis interesting surname of English origin is a dialectal variant of the locational name Kentwell in Suffolk. It is not far from the Glem and may be an old name for this river. If so, the original name was Kennet deriving from the Old English pre 7th Century "cynete" plus "wella", "stream". This surname dates back to the late 13th Century, (see below). Further recordings include one Thomas Cantewell (1446), "The Close Rolls". Variations in the idiom of the spelling include Candwell, etc.. The church records at St. Giles, Cripplegate, London, include Cicily, daughter of Thomas Cantwell who was christened on March 13th 1568, and John, son of Arnold Cantwell who was christened on November 18th 1568...
PublicAnyone on or off Wales101
FriendsYour friends on Wales101
SpecificOnly show to some friends
Only meOnly you can see your post
Saundra Campfield Carr
Invite more CANTWELL family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the CANTWELL tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest