Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 26,329 people named Howell in the UK. That makes it the 371th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 417 are named Howell.
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Related and similar surnamesHowells
The Howell surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.