Bentham Family History
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Bentham Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in North Yorkshire and Gloucestershire, named Bentham, from Old English beonet ‘bent grass’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Benham, Feltham, Denham, Beetham, Derham, Benthall, Braham, Burcham