Submitted Surname Revision History

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10/9/2016, 6:45 AM LMS
3/23/2015, 1:34 PM Frollein Gladys move from given name to surname
1/26/2012, 1:39 PM SeaHorse15
5/2/2009, 2:52 PM anonymous

Name Washburn
Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Northern English topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Washburn river in West Yorkshire, so named from the Old English personal name Walc + Old English burna ‘stream’. The river name is first recorded as Walke(s)burna in the early 12th century.
Added 5/2/2009 by anonymous