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Origins of surname

There are several places with this name in a number of English counties. It is derived from the old English fearn = 'fern' and hamm = 'low-lying meadow.

Early records

The first appearance of this surname in Jersey records was the marriage of William Farnham and Elizabeth Burton in St Helier in 1831. They had three children baptised in St Brelade in 1832, 1835 and 1838


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Family wills

These wills created by members of the Farnham family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Farnham : Charles John , 4 Belvedere Villas, Bagot, St Saviour 8/03/1938 Bequeaths to Kathleen Florence Farnham, 4 Belvedere Villas, Fief of Grainville, St Saviour - , 19/Jun/1940 , D/Y/A/106/135
  • Farnham : William Valentine , of Craigard, Grouville - 19/May/1965 , 19/May/1965 , D/Y/B1/86/52


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