Origin of the name KENWARD.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name KENWARD.
From Anglo-Saxon Cyneward
(q.v.), meaning "royal guard."
... That on the said 8th July I
went, in the first instance, to the Adelaide Hotel, London-bridge, where
I was to meet Mr. Hayward and the said defendant and Sir John Kenward
Shaw in conference together, and that the said John Hayward then
informed me that he had arranged everything with the said Sir John Kenward
Shaw;... (The Irish Jurist, v.9, 1857)