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Where did the English Solar family come from? What is the English Solar family crest and coat of arms? When did the Solar family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Solar family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sollars, Sollas, Sollis, Sollace, Soller, Sollar, Sollas, Solles, Solers, Solars, Solis, Solas and many more.
First found in Herefordshire, where the Solar family was anciently seated 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. However, many Saxon surnames survived, and the family name Solar was first referenced in the year 1176, when Henry de Solaris held estates in that shire. Today, Neen Sollars is a village and civil parish in south east Shropshire. The village dates back to before the Domesday Book where it was listed as Nene The de Solers family were found here from the late 12th century
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Solar research. Another 189 words(14 lines of text) covering the years 1269, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Solar History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Solar Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Solar Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Solar Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Solar 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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