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.

Morrey, Lower Morrey, Middle Morrey, Higher Morrey

Early-attested site in the Parish of Moreton Say

Etymology

The 1833 OS map gives Old Morrey House for Higher Morrey, and Morrey , twice, for both houses called Middle Morrey on 6″ map. Lower Morrey is not shown in 1833. There is a moated site near the houses.