Meanwell Family History
The name Meanwell has a number
of variants including Maynell,
Meynell, Menell, Menwell,
Manewell and Maywell.
This name is usually of Anglo
origin and when found in Ireland
is usually of immigrant descent,
especially in Ulster Province
where settlers from England and
Scotland became established
during the seventeenth century.
A Sept is an ancient Clan-like collective describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors bore a common surname and inhabited the same territory.