Huddleston

August 1, 2014 § Leave a comment

ORIGIN:
English place name (usually used as a last name) meaning, essentially, “a settlement of huts”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Huds? Huddie? Hudmeister?

REFERENCES IN LITERATURE:
– Sir Huddleston Fuddleston (which is a fantastic name) is a neighbor of Sir Pitt Crawley, in Vanity Fair, by William Makepeace Thackeray (published in 1847-48, but set in the 1810s-20s).

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