Origins Available: English
The first people to use the distinguished Barrile family name were found in the parish of Barwell, which is located in the county of Leicestershire
. The surname Barrile belongs to the large category of Anglo-Saxon habitation
names, which are derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads. This particular name is derived from the Old English words bar,
Early Origins of the Barrile family
The surname Barrile was first found in the county of Herefordshire
, where they held a family seat
from about 1400 when they were granted lands in that county.
Early History of the Barrile family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Barrile research.Another 106 words (8 lines of text) covering the year 1500 is included under the topic Early Barrile History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Barrile Spelling Variations
Huguenot surnames were only slightly Anglicized, and they remain to this day a distinct group of surnames in England
. Nevertheless, Huguenot surnames have been subject to numerous spelling alterations since the names emerged in France. French surnames have a variety of spelling variations
because the French language has changed drastically over the centuries. French was developed from the vernacular Latin of the Roman Empire
. It is divided into three historic and linguistic periods: Old French, which developed before the 14th century; Middle French, which was used between the 14th and 16th centuries; and Modern French, which was used after the 16th century and continues to be in use today. In all of these periods, the French language was heavily influenced by other languages. For example, Old French was infused with Germanic words and sounds when the barbarian tribes invaded and settled in France after the fall of the Roman Empire. Middle French also borrowed heaviliy from the Italian language during the Renaissance
. Huguenot names have numerous variations. The name may be spelled Barrel, Barrell, Barril and others.
Early Notables of the Barrile family (pre 1700)
Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Barrile Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Barrile family to Ireland
Some of the Barrile family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 32 words (2 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Barrile family to the New World and Oceana
Discovered in the immigration and passenger lists were a number of people bearing the name Barrile:
Barrile Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Luis Barrile, who arrived in New Orleans in 1847
Contemporary Notables of the name Barrile (post 1700)
- Anthony Barrile, American stage and film actor, known for Hamburger Hill (1987), Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985) and Kiss Me, Guido (1997)