Submitted Surname Revision History

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2/13/2020, 11:23 AM Mike C
5/23/2015, 4:07 PM Beautiful Victory merge 2 names
5/22/2015, 11:06 PM Frollein Gladys move from given name to surname
1/26/2012, 2:49 AM SeaHorse15
12/28/2006, 11:09 AM Tim Newby

Name Newby
Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. NOO-bee
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Means "person from Newby", Newby being a combination of the Middle English elements newe "new" and by "farm, settlement" (ultimately from Old Norse býr "farm"). British travel writer Eric Newby (1919-2006) bore this surname.
Added 12/28/2006 by Tim Newby