100 preppy baby names for girls and boys. Preppy first names tend to be old-fashioned and denote sophistication. From the Anglo-Saxon tradition, reminiscent of our founding fathers and the gilded age upper class.
Barclay Clan Crest: The Barclays came to Gloucestershire from France during the Norman Conquest. Originally, their name was spelt ‘de Berchelai’, which may be the Anglo-Saxon spelling of ‘beau’ (beautiful) and ‘lee’ (meadow or field). Further more, there was a preponderance of the first names Roger and Ralph among the early Gloucester settlers.
The name Isham has it origins in 11th century in Northamptonshire (Central England) along the River Ise. It was originally a surname meaning 'from a small village on the River Ise'. It's derivation was from the the River "Ise" and the Saxon word 'Ham', meaning a small village. Uncommon as a first name since 1880's in the United States. Gender: Male. Meaning of Isham: "from the Iron One's estate" Origin of Isham: English
Dohna is a town in the Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district, Saxony, Germany. It is located south of Heidenau. It is located in the Müglitz valley and lies west of the Eastern Ore Mountains. It was known as Donin in 1107, 1160 and until 1206. Donyn in from 1288 to 1408. Doneyn unwil 1454 and other forms were Dhonin, Donow and became Dohna. The name comes from Property of the Doň(s) from the Bohemian first name Zdoň. Postcard 1930th.