Bursley Family History
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Bursley Name Meaning
English: probably from a variant of Burslem in Staffordshire, which is named from the Old English term burgweard ‘castle keeper’ (or the same word as a personal name) + Lyme, the ancient Celtic name of the district in which the town is situated.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Burnley, Burley, Bursey, Worsley, Hunsley, Hursey, Bardsley, Horsley