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Allcarte is a name of Anglo-Saxon origin and came from the ancient personal name Algod. In Old Danish, the name was Algot, while in Old Swedish, the name was Algut. Although the variant form Allgood appears to be a complimentary nickname, the surname Allcarte is actually patronymic in origin.

Early Origins of the Allcarte family


The surname Allcarte was first found in the counties of Northumberland and Durham, although not of Boernician origin as were most of the families in that area. Originally found in the Domesday Book compiled in 1086 by King William after his conquest of England in 1066, as Algod, the name gradually changed to Allgood.

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Early History of the Allcarte family

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Early History of the Allcarte family


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Another 87 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 196 and 1965 are included under the topic Early Allcarte History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Allcarte Spelling Variations

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Allcarte Spelling Variations


Spelling variations in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Allcarte have been found, including Allgood, Algod, Algood, Elgood, Ellgod and others.

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Early Notables of the Allcarte family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Allcarte family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Allcarte family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Allcarte family to the New World and Oceana


Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Among the first immigrants of the name Allcarte, or a variant listed above to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were : John Allgood settled in Barbados in 1674; being one of the first settlers in North America. It is believed he later moved to the mainland.

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The Allcarte Motto

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The Allcarte Motto


The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Age omne bonum
Motto Translation: Do all good.


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