The roots of the Anglo-Saxon
name Anekecnappe come from when the family resided in the area referred to as Enticknap Copse,
which was in the county of Surrey.
Early Origins of the Anekecnappe family
The surname Anekecnappe was first found in Surrey
, where this family held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the Anekecnappe family
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Anekecnappe 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. Anekecnappe has been recorded under many different variations, including Enticknap, Enticknapp, Entictnap, Enticdnap, Enticknaps, Enteknap, Anticknap, Anteknap, Anteknappe, Anekecnappe, Entick and many more.
Early Notables of the Anekecnappe family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Anekecnappe family to the New World and Oceana
For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England
made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Anekecnappe or a variant listed above: A. D Enticknap, who was on record in the census of Ontario, Canada in 1871; as well as Thomas Enticknap and George Enticknap, who came to Canada under the ".