English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

the widdow Hey

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • the widdow Hey 1650 LRMB 1650 LRMB
  • the widdow Hay 1650 Surv

Etymology

the widdow Hey 1650, the widdow Hay 1650(18)('widow's enclosure', v.(ge)hæg,which belonged to Ann Buckley, widow, 1650 LRMB 278)