The lineage of the name Allworth begins with the Anglo-Saxon
tribes in Britain. It is a result of when they lived in the parish of Aldworth, in the county of Berkshire. The name of that place derives from Old English words meaning old estate or farm
Early Origins of the Allworth family
The surname Allworth was first found in Berkshire, where this Saxon family of great antiquity held the lands and parish of Aldworth despite the Norman invasion
and Conquest of 1066 by Duke William of Normandy.
Early History of the Allworth family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Allworth research.Another 269 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1634, 1646, 1653, 1627, 1642, 1614, 1680, 1661, 1679, 1624, 1676, 1654, 1660, 1677, 1714, 1712, 1714, 1693, 1775 and 1629 are included under the topic Early Allworth History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Allworth Spelling Variations
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Allworth has undergone many spelling variations
, including Aldworth, Aldworthy, Allworth, Allworthy, Alesworth, Alworth, Alworthy and many more.
Early Notables of the Allworth family (pre 1700)
Notables of the family at this time include Robert Aldworth (died 1634), a Bristol-born English merchant and philanthropist; Richard Aldworth, an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1646 to 1653, Sheriff of Bristol in 1627 and Mayor in 1642; Richard Aldworth (c 1614-1680), an English politician who... Another 74 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Allworth Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Allworth family to Ireland
Some of the Allworth family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 120 words (9 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 Allworth family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Allworth Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- William Allworth, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Orleana" in 1840 CITATION[CLOSE]
State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) ORLEANA 1840. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1840Orleana.htm
Contemporary Notables of the name Allworth (post 1700)
- Edward A. Allworth (b. 1920), American historian, Emeritus Professor of Turco-Soviet Studies at Columbia University
- Major Edward Christopher Allworth (1895-1966), American officer awarded the Medal of Honor