Ormsby Family History
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Ormsby Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Ormsby in Lincolnshire and North Yorkshire, or Ormesby in Norfolk, all named from the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Ormr (see Orme 1) + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hornsby, Risby, Formby, Frisby, Crosby, Wisby, Lusby, Gadsby, Rumsey