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Where did the English Cadby family come from? What is the English Cadby family crest and coat of arms? When did the Cadby family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Cadby family history?The origins of the Cadby name come from when the Anglo-Saxon tribes ruled over Britain. The name Cadby was originally derived from a family having lived in one of various settlements called Caeby in Lincolnshire, Leicester, and the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago, spelling variations of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Cadby include Cadby, Cadeby, Kaddeby, Cadebi, Cathebi, Caudby and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cadby research. Another 426 words(30 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1201, 1218, 1379, 1500, and 1790 are included under the topic Early Cadby History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Cadby Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants:
Cadby Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Cadby Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Cadby Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cadby Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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