Grindley Family History
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Grindley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various minor places, for example in Staffordshire, so named from Old English grene ‘green’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. Altered spelling of German Grindler, a variant of Grindel (see Grindle).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Brindley, Grindle, Ridley, Lindley, Grimley, Gidley, Brinkley