Formby Family History
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Formby Name Meaning
English: habitational name from the place on Merseyside, so named from Old Norse forn ‘old’ (or perhaps a byname Forni with this meaning) + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Corby, Ormsby, Hornby, Furby, Sorby, Nordby, Morby, Kirby, Godby