Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 21,850 people named Godfrey in the UK. That makes it the 458th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 346 are named Godfrey.
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Related and similar surnamesGodfree
The Godfrey surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.