The distinguished surname Lampley is derived from "Lamplugh," the name of a parish in the English county of Cumberland
. The name thus refers to "one who came from Lamplugh."
Early Origins of the Lampley family
The surname Lampley was first found in Cumberland
, on the Scottish-English borders where the family trace back to the time of Henry II. "A race of valourous gentlemen successively for their worthyness knyghted in the field, all of most of them." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
Early History of the Lampley family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lampley research.Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1090, 1419, 1433, 1465, 1538, 1546, 1549, 1556, 1560, 1614, 1688, 1615, 1691, 1656, 1737, 1702 and 1708 are included under the topic Early Lampley History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Lampley Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lamplugh, Lampley, Lamply, Lamplue, Lamphier and others.
Early Notables of the Lampley family (pre 1700)
Migration of the Lampley family to Ireland
Some of the Lampley family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 166 words (12 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Lampley family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Lampley Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- James Lampley, aged 19, who arrived in St Christopher in 1635 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)