Hughley Family History
14-Day Free Trial
Hughley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place so called in Shropshire, named in Old English with the element leah ‘wood’, ‘glade’; the Middle English personal name Hugh (see Hugh) was prefixed to this in the 12th century, to indicate ownership. Possibly an altered spelling of German Hügli (see Hugley).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Highley, Huxley, Huntley, Hunsley, Keighley, Hurley, Hagley, Hulley