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Addy Early Origins



The surname Addy was first found in the county of Berwickshire, Scotland, where "Ade Rede, William Ade of Inverkeithin rendered homage [to King Edward I] in 1296." [1]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)

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Addy Spelling Variations


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Addy Spelling Variations



The name Addy, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Ade, Addie, Addy, Addey, Eadie, Eddie, Edie, Edey, Aidie, Aidy, Aiddye, Adie and many more.

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Addy Early History


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Addy Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Addy 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 Addy History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Addy Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Addy Early Notables (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 Addy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Addy In Ireland


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Addy In Ireland



Some of the Addy 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.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Addy family, or who bore a variation of the surname Addy were

Addy Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Webb Addy, who landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1632
  • William Addy who was fined in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1635 for working on a Sunday

Addy Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Solomon Addy, who arrived in South Carolina in 1747
  • James Addy, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1753

Addy Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James Addy, aged 7, landed in New York, NY in 1805
  • Thomas Addy, aged 42, landed in New York, NY in 1805
  • Winpris Addy, aged 39, arrived in New York, NY in 1805
  • Thomas Addy, aged 49, arrived in New York in 1812
  • George Addy, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1858

Addy Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Jane Addy, aged 25, a widow, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick in 1833 aboard the brig "Dorcas Savage" from Belfast, Ireland
  • Bessy Addy, aged 14, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick in 1838 aboard the barque "Rebecca" from Liverpool, England
  • Mr. Francis Addy, aged 1 who emigrated to Canada, arriving at the Grosse Isle Quarantine Station in Quebec aboard the ship "Champion" departing from the port of Liverpool, England but died on Grosse Isle in September 1847 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 12)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Addy (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Addy (post 1700)



  • Robert Edward "Bob" Addy (1845-1910), nicknamed "The Magnet," an American right fielder and second baseman in Major League Baseball
  • Wesley Addy (1913-1996), American stage, television, and film actor
  • Kelly Addy, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1996
  • Edward J. Addy, American politician, American Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1938
  • Donald J. Addy, American Republican politician, Candidate for Michigan State House of Representatives 74th District, 1964
  • Mark Addy AM (1838-1890), English publican and champion oarsman, who was awarded the Albert Medal for the rescue of over 50 people from the highly polluted River Irwell
  • Michael Addy (b. 1943), English former professional footballer
  • Ebby Nelson- Addy (b. 1992), English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Hartlepool United
  • Sidney Oldall Addy (b. 1848), English author of books on folklore and history
  • Danny Addy, English professional rugby league player for the Bradford Bulls
  • ... (Another 11 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 12)

Other References

  1. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
  2. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  3. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  5. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  6. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  9. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  10. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
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The Addy Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Addy 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.

This page was last modified on 30 May 2016 at 08:53.

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