Sykes Family History
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Sykes Name Meaning
English (mainly Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived by a stream in a marsh or in a hollow, from Middle English syke ‘marshy stream’, ‘damp gully’, or a habitational name from one of the places named with this word, in Lancashire and West Yorkshire.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sides, Sales, Dykes, Stakes, Somes, Kyles, Sayles, Symes, Lykes