Trethurfe (EN) / Tredhervyw (KW)

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Elements: 

byw

tre

Meaning: 
farmstead
Elements notes: 
<tre> 'farmstead, settlement' + <Dervyw> British Personal Name {<derw> 'oaks' + <byw> 'live' i.e. 'living oak / oak personified'}
Historic forms: 
Trederveu c1200 (Gover, 1948) Trederf 1288 (Gover, 1948) Tretheref 1296 (Gover, 1948) Tretherwe 1316 (Gover, 1948) Tretherf 1333 (Gover, 1948) Trederf 1344 (Gover, 1948) Tretherf 1373 (Gover, 1948) Trethurfe 1748 (Martyn, 1748) Trethurf 1793 (CRO, BRA2459/7, 1793) Trethurf Acre 1793 (CRO, BRA2459/7, 1793) Trethurf Downs 1793 (CRO, BRA2459/7, 1793) Trethurf Manor Farm 1793 (CRO, BRA2459/7, 1793) Trethurf Mills 1793 (CRO, BRA2459/7, 1793) Trethurffe 1884 (Symons, 1884) Trethurffe Hills 1884 (farm)(Symons, 1884) Trethurffe 1888 (OS, 1888) Trethurffe 1908 (OS, 1908) Trethurffe Hills 1908 (OS, 2015) Trethurffe 2015 (OS, 2015) Trethurffe Hills 2015 (OS, 2015)