tribes ruled over Britain. The name Hatherly was originally derived from a family having lived in the village of Adderley in Shropshire; the village was known as "Eldredelei" in the
and was held by Nigel the Doctor.
at Adderley, a village and civil parish that literally means "woodland clearing of a woman called Athryth," from the Old English
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Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago, spelling variations
of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Hatherly include Adderley, Adderly, Addly, Adley, Aderly, Atherly, Atherley, Hadderley and many more.