at Edgerley, a civil parish and township in the parish of Alford, union of Great Boughton, Lower division of the
of Broxton. The first record of the surname was found in the year 1189 when Albert de Edgerdle held estates in that shire.
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in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Egerley have been found, including Edgerley, Edgelly, Edgely, Egerley, Egelly, Egely, Edgeley, Hedgely, Hedgerly and many more.