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Other OS name in the Parish of Sandford

Historical Forms

  • Yarmeleg 1270 Ass
  • Yermelegh 1417 FF


is Yarmeleg 1270Ass , Yermelegh 1417FF . v. leah . The first element may be OE  earm , ' poor, wretched . '