Higham Family History
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Higham Name Meaning
English (Lancashire): habitational name from any of the many places in England so called, of which the most likely source for present-day bearers is that near Burnley. The place name is from Old English heah ‘high’ + ham ‘homestead’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ingham, Witham, Bigham, Bingham, Hougham, Isham, Winham, Brigham