Hughley Family History
Hughley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Hughley (Shropshire) named in Old English with the element lēah ‘glade or clearing in a wood’. The Middle English personal name Hugh was prefixed to this in the 12th century to indicate ownership. Possibly an altered form of Swiss German Hügli (see Hugley ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press