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The ancestors of the Bartlow surname lived among the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. The name comes from when they lived in Yorkshire.
The surname Bartlow was first found in Yorkshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago, spelling variations of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Bartlow include Bartlam, Bartlum, Barthlam, Bartlan, Batelman, Bartleman and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bartlow research. Another 374 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1379, 1400, 1500, 1661, 1708, 1750, 1769, 1780, and 1821 are included under the topic Early Bartlow History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bartlow Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants:
Bartlow Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Bartlow Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Bartlow Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bartlow Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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