Forbush Family History
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Forbush Name Meaning
Scottish: altered form of the Scottish name Forbes, which was traditionally pronounced as two syllables. Respelling of German Vorbusch, a topographic name for someone living on the edge of a wood, from vor ‘in front of’ + North German Busch ‘wood’, ‘bush’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Furbush, Forbus, Forbes, Fawbush, Dornbusch, Brush, Rosebush