Henley Surname Origin
(Locality). From a market-town in Oxfordshire, also a town in Warwickshire, England. From Hen, old, and ley, a field or common.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
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'If you would not be forgotten,
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Or do things worthy of writing.' --Benjamin Franklin, May 1738
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