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Where did the English Lytcop family come from? What is the English Lytcop family crest and coat of arms? When did the Lytcop family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Lytcop family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lightcap, Lytcott, Lightcott, Lytcop, Lytecap, Lytecott, Lightcop, Lightcott, Lytecott, Lytecop, Lytecote, Lightcote, Lidcott, Lydcote, Lipcott and many more.
First found in Buckinghamshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the thirteenth century when they held a family seat in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lytcop research. Another 302 words(22 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487, 1591, 1609, and 1686 are included under the topic Early Lytcop History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Lytcop Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicholas Lytcott, who arrived in Barbados in 1647; Leonard Lyttcot, who was on record in America in the years 1678-1679; Solomon Lightcap, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania in 1749.
The Lytcop Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lytcop 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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