Grimshaw Family History
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Grimshaw Name Meaning
English: habitational name from either of two places in Lancashire, named Grimshaw, from the Old Norse personal name Grímr (see Grime) or Old English grima ‘specter’, ‘goblin’ + Old English sceaga ‘copse’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grimstad, Renshaw, Grimley, Henshaw, Crawshaw, Redshaw, Grimsrud