Badin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Badin is one of the thousands of new names that the Norman Conquest of 1066 brought to England. It comes from the Old English given name Batte, a pet form of Bartholomew.
Early Origins of the Badin family
The surname Badin was first found in Somerset, where the “family of Batten have been seated for nearly six centuries. They are considered of Flemish origin. Among eminent merchants of the staple (wool-trade) temp. Edward I., were several De Beteyns and Batyns.” 
Important Dates for the Badin family
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Badin Spelling Variations
Before the advent of the printing press and the first dictionaries, the English language was not standardized. Sound was what guided spelling in the Middle Ages, so one person's name was often recorded under several variations during a single lifetime. Spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Badin family name include Batten, Battin, Battyne, Baten, Batin, Batton and many more.
Early Notables of the Badin family (pre 1700)
Outstanding amongst the family at this time was Sir William Batten (c. 1600-1667), an English naval officer and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1661 to 1667; and Henry Beighton (1687-1743), an English engineer and surveyor...
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Badin migration to the United States
To escape the political and religious chaos of this era, thousands of English families began to migrate to the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. The passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe; however, those who made the voyage safely were encountered opportunities that were not available to them in their homeland. Many of the families that reached the New World at this time went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations of the United States and Canada. Research into various historical records has revealed some of first members of the Badin family to immigrate North America:
Badin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- M. Badin who settled in New Orleans in 1822 at the age of 22
- Domingo Badin, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1823 
Contemporary Notables of the name Badin (post 1700)
- Badin Powell (1796-1860), English Savilian professor of geometry at Oxford, born at Stamford Hill
- ^ Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)