Berkshire Family History
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Berkshire Name Meaning
English: regional name denoting someone from the county of Berkshire in central southern England. The place name is derived from a Celtic name meaning ‘hilly place’ + Old English scir ‘shire’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cheshire, Wiltshire, Hampshire, Berkheimer, Beresford, Shropshire