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Elmer, West Sussex

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Elmer, West Sussex

Elmer is a given name that originated as a surname, derived from Old English aethel (noble) and maer (famous). It was adopted as a given name in the United States, "in honor of the popularity of the brothers Ebenezer and Jonathan Elmer, leading supporters of the American Revolution."
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU9800
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
 

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