15,471 STOREY members around the world
STOREY Family HistoryThis long-established surname is English, but of pre 7th century Danish-Viking origins. It derives from the word "storr", meaning large, which was used both to denote someone of strong build, and also a keeper of oxen (cattle). The personal bynames as Stori and Estori, are recorded in the famous Domesday Book of 1086. Early examples of the surname recordings include: John Stor in the charters known as the Calendar of Letter Books for the city of London, and dated 1290, whilst Thomas Storre, appears in the Poll Tax returns for Yorkshire in 1379. The surname is recorded in many forms including Stor, Storr, Store, Storey, Storry, Storie and Storrie, and is particularly well recorded in the church registers of Yorkshire...
Join the conversation with the STOREY tribe
- Find your STOREY ancestor
- Tell us about your STOREY Family
- Tell us about your STOREY ancestors
- Ask a question about the STOREY history
- Leave a message for STOREY family members
Invite more STOREY family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the STOREY tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the STOREY live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!