Sowerby Family History
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Sowerby Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places in northern England named with the Old Norse elements saurr ‘mud’, ‘excrement’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Owenby, Sorby, Overby, Welby, Lowery, Bowlby, Pomeroy, Nerby, Norby