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Shrewsbury Surname Origin

(Locality). A town in Shropshire, England, from the Saxon Scrube, a shrub, a small tree, and burgh, a town.

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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