Gravely Family History
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Gravely Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Gravely in Cambridgeshire or Graveley in Hertfordshire. The first is possibly from Old English græf ‘pit’, ‘trench’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. The second is from Old English gr?fe, graf(a) ‘grove’, ‘copse’ + leah. Possibly an altered spelling of Swiss Gräffi, a variant of Graf.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gravett, Grave, Graver, Gravley, Grabel, Graven, Raven, Draves, Rasey