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Early Origins of the Addie family
The surname Addie was first found in the county of Berwickshire
, where "Ade Rede, William Ade of Inverkeithin rendered homage [to King Edward I] in 1296." CITATION[CLOSE]
Black, George F., The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3)
Early History of the Addie family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Addie research.Another 159 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1500, 1634, 1708, 1675, 1734, 1685 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Addie History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Addie Spelling Variations
During the era when a person's name, tribe and posterity was one of his most important possessions, many different spellings were found in the archives examined. Addie occurred in many references, and spelling variations
of the name found included Ade, Addie, Addy, Addey, Eadie, Eddie, Edie, Edey, Aidie, Aidy, Aiddye, Adie and many more.
Early Notables of the Addie family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name during their early history was William Ade; and John Etty of York (c.
1634-1708), an English architect and craftsman; and his son, William Etty (c.
1675-1734), an English architect and craftsman, best known for designing Holy Trinity Church, Leeds and probably Holy Trinity Church, Sunderland. Many... Another 50 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Addie Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Addie family to Ireland
Some of the Addie family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 85 words (6 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 Addie family to the New World and Oceana
Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland
many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of illness and the elements, were buried at sea. In North America, early immigrants bearing the family name Addie, or a spelling variation of the surname include:
Addie Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Solomon Addie, who landed in Georgia in 1743 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)
Addie Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- David Addie, aged 29, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Eveline" in 1865
- Ann Addie, aged 21, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Eveline" in 1865
- Julia Addie, aged 6 mths., who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Eveline" in 1865
- William Addie, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Blue Jacket" in 1865
- Thomas Addie, aged 30, a labourer, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Edward P Bouverie" in 1873
Contemporary Notables of the name Addie (post 1700)
- Bob Addie (1911-1982), American baseball writer
- Robert Alastair Addie (1960-2003), British actor
- William Addie, Architect