Berkeley Family History
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Berkeley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Berkeley in Gloucestershire, named in Old English with be(o)rc ‘birch’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. Compare Scottish Barclay. Jewish (American): assimilated form of Berkowitz.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Berkley, Beeley, Bulkeley, Beckley, Bartley, Brierley, Bromley