Polkinghorne (EN) / Pollkenhorn (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

ken

Meaning: 
from OC cuno

Kenhorn

This refers to the name of a person: 
name

poll

Meaning: 
pool
Elements notes: 
<Pollkenhorn> Locational family name cf. Polkinghorne (Gwinear) = <poll> ‘pool, pit’ + <Kenhorn> British personal name {<cuno  ken> ‘hound’ + <isarnos  horn> ‘iron’}
Historic forms: 
Polkinghorne 1843 (Tenement)(CRO, AD59/33 (TA), 1843)