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Origin Of The Surname Joyce

Meaning Of The Surname Joyce


Interesting Facts About Joyce

It is thought that this family name comes from the Breton personal name ‘Iodoc’ which is a diminutive of ‘Juidcaelh’ which means Lord and was brought over the England by the Normans in the invasion of 1066. The first recorded spelling of this name appears in Northumberland in 1234 of Geoffrey de Jorz.

Joyce Statistics

Joyce is the number 422 ranked surname in the United Kingdom. According to our statistics around 22,785 share the surname Joyce in the UK.

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