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Sikes, Sykes Surnames

Group for researching the Sikes and Sykes Families. Post your questions, share your findings in the group discussion forum

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Latest Activity: Nov 9, 2014

Sikes
Northern English: variant spelling of Sykes.

Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4

Sykes
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.

Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4

Discussion Forum

SYKES in Oz 1 Reply

Started by Lynne Hoggett. Last reply by dennis twibell Feb 23, 2011.

Fenton SYKES & Arabella WOOD

Started by Aussiemandas Nov 6, 2010.

Syke's 3 Replies

Started by Avis Mae Sword, Artrip mccollom. Last reply by Lynne Hoggett Oct 7, 2009.

 

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