Broady Family History
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Broady Name Meaning
habitational name from any of various minor places called Broad(e)y, named with Old English brad ‘broad’ + (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’. habitational name from a place named as ‘broad island’, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + eg ‘island’. There is a district of Stafford so named, on the western edge of the medieval town.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Broadway, Broad, Grody, Brody, Bray, Braddy, Broaden, Brawdy, Body