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.

Grannum Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1919 Sale

Etymology

Grannum Cl 1919(poss. from the surn. Greneham, cf. Thomas Greneham 1522 MilS,Greneham 's Manor 1846, 1877 White, but Mr J. Field notes that the referencemay be to dower land for the support of the widow of the late owner, v.grandmother)