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4/25/2021, 10:07 PM Mike C gadsby added (from user-submitted name 223803)
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Type Surname (from location)
Usage English

Meaning & History

Habitational name from the villsage of Gaddesby in Leicestershire, so named from Old Norse gaddr "spur, spike (of land)" and býr "farm, settlement".