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Bavend is a name that was carried to England in the great wave of migration from Normandy following the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Bavend family lived in Suffolk, where soon after the Norman Conquest, the village of Eston-Bavent was named after this illustrious family. Originally the name comes from the hamlet of Bavant (Bavent) in the Caen region of Normandy.

Bavend Early Origins



The surname Bavend was first found in Suffolk, where the family gave its name to the village of Eston-Bavent after the Conquest. The name was originally associated with the hamlet of Bavent in the Caen region of France.

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Bavend Early History


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Bavend Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bavend research. Another 525 words (38 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1216, 1272, 1273, 1272, 1307, 1273, 1500, 1619 and 1626 are included under the topic Early Bavend History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bavend Spelling Variations


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Bavend Spelling Variations



Before the last few hundred years the English language had no fixed system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations occurred commonly in Anglo Norman surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Bavend were recorded, including Bavent, Baven, Bavin, Bauvent, Bavvent, Bavant and many more.

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Bavend Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bavend Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The unstable environment in England at this time caused numerous families to board ships and leave in search of opportunity and freedom from persecution abroad in places like Ireland, Australia, and particularly the New World. The voyage was extremely difficult, however, and only taken at great expense. The cramped conditions and unsanitary nature of the vessels caused many to arrive diseased and starving, not to mention destitute from the enormous cost. Still opportunity in the emerging nations of Canada and the United States was far greater than at home and many went on to make important contributions to the cultures of their adopted countries. An examination of many early immigration records reveals that people bearing the name Bavend arrived in North America very early: Mary Bavin who arrived in Virginia in 1650 and Thomas Bavin in 1750.

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