David Hey is Professor of Local and Family History and Dean of the Faculty of Educational Studies at the University of Sheffield.
The Dictionary of English Surnames is wonderful -- tons of information about surnames both common and rare, with many dated examples of early spellings. Sources are always given. Read morePublished on June 22 2001 by W. D.
Dictionary of English Surnames is a very complete book that lists many many English Surnames, and it tells of certain ancestors of the name and where they came from, and what the... Read morePublished on Jan. 5 2001 by The English Chap