Risley Family History
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Risley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Risley in Derbyshire and Lancashire or Riseley in Bedfordshire and Berkshire, all so named from Old English hris ‘brushwood’ + leah ‘clearing’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Riley, Ridley, Ripley, Brisley, Grimley, Willey, Tilley, Brimley