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==Family Members==
 
==Family Members==
*[[Olive Hornby]] — a [[Wizardkind|witch]] who attended [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] in the [[1940s]]
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*[[Olive Hornby]] — a [[Wizardkind|witch]] who attended [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] in the [[1940s]].
*[[Olive Hornby's brother|Hornby]] — Olive's brother
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*[[Olive Hornby's brother|Hornby]] — Olive's brother.
   
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The surname Hornby comes from the name of several places in northern England, which derive from a combination of the Old Norse given name ''Horni'', meaning "horn", and the Old Norse word ''býr'', meaning either "farm" or "settlement."<ref>"[http://www.ancestry.com/facts/Hornby-family-history-sct.ashx Hornby]" on Ancestry.com</ref>
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The surname Hornby comes from the name of several places in northern England, which derive from a combination of the Old Norse given name ''Horni'', meaning "horn", and the Old Norse word ''býr'', meaning either "farm" or "settlement".<ref>"[http://www.ancestry.com/facts/Hornby-family-history-sct.ashx Hornby]" on Ancestry.com</ref>
   
 
==Notes and references==
 
==Notes and references==

Revision as of 21:39, January 10, 2013

Hornby family
Family heritage
Blood status

At least one magical member

Notable family members

Olive Hornby

Affiliation
Loyalty

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Hornby was the surname of a family with at least one magical member.

Family Members

Etymology

The surname Hornby comes from the name of several places in northern England, which derive from a combination of the Old Norse given name Horni, meaning "horn", and the Old Norse word býr, meaning either "farm" or "settlement".[1]

Notes and references

  1. "Hornby" on Ancestry.com

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