The name Bachellor is of Anglo-Saxon
origin. It was name for a young gentleman or a landowner.
Early Origins of the Bachellor family
The surname Bachellor was first found in Staffordshire
, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Bachellor family
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Bachellor 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 Bachellor have been found, including Bacheller, Bachelder, Bachelor, Batchelar, Batcheler, Batchellor, Batchelor, Batchlor, Batchelder, Batcheldor, Bachelere, Bachiler, Bachilier and many more.
Early Notables of the Bachellor family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bachellor family to Ireland
Some of the Bachellor family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Bachellor 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 Bachellor, or a variant listed above to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were:
Bachellor Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Thomas Bachellor who arrived in Virginia in 1663