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Bassingthwaite Early Origins



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

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Bassingthwaite Spelling Variations


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Bassingthwaite Spelling Variations



The name, Bassingthwaite, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Basingthwaite, Bassingthwaite, Bassingthwaight, Bassinthwaite, Basinthwaite, Basingthwaight, Bassenthwaite, Bastumwatht and many more.

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Bassingthwaite Early History


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Bassingthwaite Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bassingthwaite research. Another 243 words (17 lines of text) covering the year 1292 is included under the topic Early Bassingthwaite History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bassingthwaite Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bassingthwaite Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Bassingthwaite surname who came to North America were: John Basingthwayte who settled in Virginia in 1622.

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    2. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    3. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    7. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    8. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    9. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    10. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
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    The Bassingthwaite Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bassingthwaite 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.

    This page was last modified on 18 December 2012 at 21:22.

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