Meaning and Origin of: Beardsley
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Old English : Beard, wood
Family name origins & meanings:
- English : possibly a variant of Bardsley, or alternatively a habitational name from an unidentified place (possibly in Nottinghamshire, where the surname is particularly common).
- William Beardsley, mason, came to New England in 1635 from London aboard the Planter.