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Where did the English Hulland family come from? What is the English Hulland family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hulland family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hulland family history?The Hulland name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. Their name comes from having lived in an enclosed region. The surname Hulland originally derived from the Old English word hough which referred to a small protected space.
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Hulland has undergone many spelling variations, including Holland, Holand and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hulland research. Another 231 words(16 lines of text) covering the years 1661, 1654, 1656, 1599 and 1671 are included under the topic Early Hulland History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 163 words(12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hulland Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Hulland family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 109 words(8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Hulland were among those contributors:
Hulland Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Hulland Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hulland 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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