About the Author
David Hey is Professor of Local and Family History and Dean of the Faculty of Educational Studies at the University of Sheffield.
I can really appreciate the ability to obtain this book in a good used condition at a reasonable price. The Late Mr. Read morePublished 10 months ago by kerry hindall
great classic book on medieval names. highly recommended, esp for SCA folks.
(sorry for no caps, cracked a knuckle at fighter practice tonight)
I was disappointed, as I was looking for a specific surname. What was written about it was uninformed. Read morePublished on September 21, 2012 by Northern Exposure Fan
I want a dictionary that gives the pronounciation of names, but this does not do that. It does have brief interesting information about the name.Published on September 21, 2010 by Richard Lottridge
Yes, this was quite disappointing. No serious etymology, no deep origins, no accounting for names that appear to be variants of English surnames yet are not included, i.e. Read morePublished on September 4, 2007 by JR-1844