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Where did the English Septon family come from? What is the English Septon family crest and coat of arms? When did the Septon family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Septon family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sefton, Sephton, Septon and others.
First found in Lancashire 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 13th century when they held estates in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Septon research. Another 217 words(16 lines of text) covering the years 1285, 1455, 1487, 1595, and 1602 are included under the topic Early Septon History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 45 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Septon Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Septon Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Septon Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
The Septon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Septon 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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