Reference Entry

Essex

Edited by Patrick Hanks

in Dictionary of American Family Names

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780195081374
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780195188417
Essex

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English: regional name for someone from the county of Essex, which is named from Old English ēast ‘east’ + Seaxe

Reference Entry.  33 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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