Origin and Meaning

The surname Derbyshire dates back to the Anglo Saxon tribes of Britain who resided in Derbyshire. One of the first places the surname was found was in Lancashire well before the Norman Conquest.

Spelling variations: Darbyshire, Derbyshire, Darbishire, Dersbishire, Darbeshire, Derbeshire.

Derbyshire Coat of Arms

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