Farnham Family History
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Farnham Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places so called. Most, including those in Buckinghamshire, Dorset, Essex, Suffolk, Surrey, and West Yorkshire, are named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wareham, Burnham, Fordham, Barham, Turnham, Harpham, Derham, Parham