as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 1230 when Alan le Outlaw held estates.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward Outlaw, who arrived in Virginia in 1682; as well as Samuel Outlaw, who was on record in the Leeward Islands in 1705.