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Re: Origin of Darley Name
Posted by: Andrew Darley Date: October 24, 2000 at 05:56:08
In Reply to: Origin of Darley Name by Kelly Selcher of 171

Normandy 11th century, originally D'Erles.

Came over with William the Conqueror as supplier of horses, for which rewarded with land in the North of England : Derbyshire or Yorkshire, can't remember which. Tomb of Sir Edmund Darley in Darley Dale, dated 13th century.


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