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Where did the English Enticknap family come from? What is the English Enticknap family crest and coat of arms? When did the Enticknap family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Enticknap family history?The name Enticknap is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in the area referred to as Enticknap Copse, which was in the county of Surrey.
The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Enticknap has been spelled many different ways, including Enticknap, Enticknapp, Entictnap, Enticdnap, Enticknaps, Enteknap, Anticknap, Anteknap, Anteknappe, Anekecnappe, Entick and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Enticknap research. Another 127 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 1322, 1696 and 1703 are included under the topic Early Enticknap History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Enticknap Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Enticknaps to arrive in North America: A. D Enticknap, who was on record in the census of Ontario, Canada in 1871; as well as Thomas Enticknap and George Enticknap, who came to Canada under the "Petworth Emigration Scheme" between the years 1832-1837..
The Enticknap Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Enticknap 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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