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Where did the English Paler family come from? What is the English Paler family crest and coat of arms? When did the Paler family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Paler family history?
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 Paler include Baylor, Balor, Bayler, Paler, Payler and others.
First found in Westmorland. 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 year 1195 when Ralph Baeler held estates in that county.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Paler research. Another 305 words(22 lines of text) covering the years 1.B3, 1455, 1487, 1642, 1752, 1784, 1st , 1642, 1634 and 1705 are included under the topic Early Paler History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 75 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Paler 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: Arthur Paylor, aged 25, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1920; Mr. Chas. Paylor, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1903; Paul Paylor, aged 27, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1917.
The Paler Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Paler 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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