Bagshaw Family History
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Bagshaw Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place so named in Derbyshire. The first element of the place name is either the Old English personal name Bacga or an unattested Old English word, bagga, for a ‘bag-shaped’ animal (probably the badger); the second is Old English sceaga ‘copse’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Henshaw, Shaw, Upshaw, Basham, Balstad, Bradshaw, Barstow, Ramshaw