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Waller Surname Origin
A Gauler or Waller, a foreigner, from the Anglo-Saxon 'waller-went,' foreign men, strangers.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Waller Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Waller family history than the origin of your surname:
A Waller Family History Thought:
'Life is lived forward, but understood backwards.'