England in the wave of migration following the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Anthoney family name comes from the Latin family name Antonius, which is of unknown etymology.
Early Origins of the Anthoney family
Lincolnshire, where they held a family seat in the Middle Ages.
Early History of the Anthoney family
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Anthoney Spelling Variations
spelling variations are common among many Anglo-Norman names. The shape of the English language was frequently changed with the introduction of elements of Norman French, Latin, and other European languages; even the spelling of literate people's names were subsequently modified. Anthoney has been recorded under many different variations, including Anthony, Antony, Antonie, McAnthony, Anton (Scot), Anthoney, Enthony and many more.
Early Notables of the Anthoney family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Anthoney family to Ireland
Some of the Anthoney family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Anthoney family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the uncertainty of the political and religious uncertainty found in England, many English families boarded ships at great expense to sail for the colonies held by Britain. The passages were expensive, though, and the boats were unsafe, overcrowded, and ridden with disease. Those who were hardy and lucky enough to make the passage intact were rewarded with land, opportunity, and social environment less prone to religious and political persecution. Many of these families went on to be important contributors to the young nations of Canada and the United States where they settled. Anthoneys were some of the first of the immigrants to arrive in North America:
Anthoney Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Anthoney Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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