Standish Family History
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Standish Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire (now part of Greater Manchester), so named from Old English stan ‘stone’ + edisc ‘pasture’. There is another place so named in Gloucestershire, but it does not seem to be the source of the surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stanwick, Standen, Standing, Stancil, Gladish, Sandino, Brandis