× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more


The name Barfalt is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived on farmland near a riverbank. The surname Barfalt was originally derived from the Old English words byrde and feld, which mean riverbank and farmed land. The name was also given to those who came from Bardfield, a place in Essex.

Early Origins of the Barfalt family


The surname Barfalt was first found in Essex, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Close

Early History of the Barfalt family

Expand

Early History of the Barfalt family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Barfalt research.
Another 551 words (39 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1175, 1275, 1312, 1300, 1500 and 1650 are included under the topic Early Barfalt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Barfalt Spelling Variations

Expand

Barfalt Spelling Variations


The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Barfalt has been spelled many different ways, including Barrfield, Barfield, Barfeild, Bardfield, Bardefeld, Berdefeld and many more.

Close

Early Notables of the Barfalt family (pre 1700)

Expand

Early Notables of the Barfalt family (pre 1700)


More information is included under the topic Early Barfalt Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Migration of the Barfalt family to the New World and Oceana

Expand

Migration of the Barfalt family to the New World and Oceana


Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Barfalts to arrive in North America: Thomas Barfeild, who sailed to Virginia in 1643. Ann Barfield journeyed to America in 1771.

Close

Barfalt Family Crest Products

Expand

Barfalt Family Crest Products



Close

See Also

Expand

See Also


Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest