Last name origins & meanings:
- English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle
English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).
- English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in
Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere
in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English
wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.
- Translated form of
- Clement Weaver was in Weymouth, MA, by 1643.
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