Early Origins of the Apeltry family
The surname Apeltry was first found in Northamptonshire at Appletree, a hamlet, in the parish of Astonle-Walls, union of Banbury, hundred
of ChippingWarden, a relatively small village, the population in the late 1800s was only 92. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Appletree-Hall is another small village, but this one is in the parish of Wilton, Hawick district of the county of Roxburgh
. This latter village had a population of about 75 in the late 1800s. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Early History of the Apeltry family
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Apeltry 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 Apeltry have been found, including Apeltree, Apoltree, Appletree, Apeltry, Apeltrie, Appeltry, Appoltry and many more.
Early Notables of the Apeltry family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Apeltry 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. Some of the first immigrants to cross the Atlantic and come to North America bore the name Apeltry, or a variant listed above: Richard Appletree who arrived in Virginia in 1652.