Humphrey Family History
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Humphrey Name Meaning
English: from the Old French personal name Humfrey, introduced to Britain by the Normans. This is composed of the Germanic elements hun ‘bear cub’ + frid, fred ‘peace’. It was borne by a 9th-century saint, bishop of Therouanne, who had a certain following in England among Norman settlers.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hughley, Hussey, Humphreys, Humphry, Chumley, Humphres, Mumphrey