Last name: RAMSDEN

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RAMSDEN : This last name is indexed 59,982 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

RAMSDEN : English:: 1: habitational name from Ramsden in Cartworth near Holmfirth (Yorkshire) recorded as Rommesdene in 1315 and Ramesdene in 1323. The placename derives from Old English ramm ‘ram’ (genitive rammes) or hramsa ‘wild garlic’ + denu ‘valley’.2: habitational name from Ramsden in Benenden (Kent). The placename probably derives from Old English ramm ‘ram’ (genitive rammes) or perhaps an Old English personal name Ramm (genitive Rammes) + Old English denn ‘pasture’.

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