A male given name, modern transferred use of the surname.
Origin of camden
From Old English campas (“enclosure”) + denu (“valley”).
Camden Sentence Examples
He supported Lord Camden's decision against general warrants, and reversed the outlawry of Wilkes.
' Letters to Sir Joseph Williamson (Camden Soc., 1874), i.
His Political Memoranda were edited by Oscar Browning for the Camden Society in 1884, and there are eight volumes of his official correspondence in the British Museum.
and Foreign; Foxe's Acts and Monuments; Strype's Memorials of Cranmer (1694); Anecdotes and Character of Archbishop Cranmer, by Ralph Morice, and two contemporary biographies (Camden Society's publications); Remains of Thomas Cranmer, by Jenkyns (1833); Lives of Cranmer, by Gilpin (1784), Todd (1831), Le Bas, in Hook's Lives of the Archbishops of Canterbury, vols.
Some personal matter is contained in Wardrobe Accounts of Henry, Earl of Derby (Camden Soc.).