Selby Family History
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Selby Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire, so named from Old Norse selja ‘willow’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’. The surname is now very common in Nottinghamshire. Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press