William Nixon Blakely

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Born on 7 Feb 1854. William Nixon married Sarah Barton and had 4 children. He passed away on 22 Nov 1915.

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Surname meaning for "Blakely"

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of various places in northern England and the Scottish Borders called Blakeley, named with Old English blæc ‘black’, ‘dark’ (see Black) + leah ‘woodland clearing’. The Scottish surname may also have absorbed some cases of

Blakelaw
, from a place in the Borders named with Old English blæc ‘black’ + hlaw ‘hill’.

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