The surname Wedell comes from the place named Wedale, in the parish of Stow, near Edinburgh. As such it is a habitation name, a category of surnames derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.
, where they had held territories at Wedale in the parish of Stow from ancient times.
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of this family name include: Waddel, Waddell, Waddle, Weddel, Weddell, Weddle and many more.