Addiss is an ancient Anglo-Saxon
surname that came from Addie's son or Addy's son.
Early Origins of the Addiss family
The surname Addiss was first found in the county of Staffordshire
, where they held a family seat
from ancient times, long before the Norman Conquest
Early History of the Addiss family
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Addiss Spelling Variations
The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Addiss has been recorded under many different variations, including Addis, Addys, Addyes, Addes, Adis, Addice, Addicks and many more.
Early Notables of the Addiss family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Addiss family to Ireland
Some of the Addiss family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Addiss family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Addiss Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Richard Addiss, aged 34, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Nugget" CITATION[CLOSE]
South Australian Register Tuesday 4th July 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Nugget 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/nugget1854.shtml.
Contemporary Notables of the name Addiss (post 1700)
- Jon W. Addiss (b. 1944), American Libertarian politician, Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984, 1992 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html