Fordham Family History
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Fordham Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the places in Cambridgeshire, Essex, and Norfolk named Fordham, from Old English ford ‘ford’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Farnham, Worsham, Woodham, Northam, Bradham, Derham, Wortham, Feltham