Elvidge Family History
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Elvidge Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English personal name Elfegh, Alfeg, Old English Ælfheah, composed of the elements ælf ‘elf’ + heah ‘high’. The name was sometimes bestowed in honor of St. Alphege (954–1012), archbishop of Canterbury, who was stoned to death by the Danes, and came to be revered as a martyr.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press