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Where did the English Pattendon family come from? When did the Pattendon family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Pattendon family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pattenden, Battenden, Pattendon, Battendon and others.
First found in Kent 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 14th century when they held estates in that county.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Herbert Pattenden, who was naturalized in Wisconsin in 1898; John Pattenden, a bonded passenger, who arrived in Maryland in 1761; and Richard Pattenden, who was on record in the census of Ontario, Canada of 1871..
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