Moberley Family History
14-Day Free Trial
Moberley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Mobberley in Cheshire, named in Old English as ‘clearing with a fortified site where assemblies are held’, from (ge)mot ‘meeting’, ‘assembly’ + burh ‘enclosure’, ‘fortification’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Morley, Overly, Barley, Brierley, Atherley, Marley, Beverley, Berley