Origins Available: English, Welsh
Norman Conquest of 1066. The Bavint 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.
Early Origins of the Bavint family
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.
Early History of the Bavint family
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Bavint Spelling Variations
Spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Bavint family name include Bavent, Baven, Bavin, Bauvent, Bavvent, Bavant and many more.
Early Notables of the Bavint family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bavint family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the political and religious chaos of this era, thousands of English families began to migrate to the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. The passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe; however, those who made the voyage safely were encountered opportunities that were not available to them in their homeland. Many of the families that reached the New World at this time went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations of the United States and Canada. Research into various historical records has revealed some of first members of the Bavint family to immigrate North America: Mary Bavin who arrived in Virginia in 1650 and Thomas Bavin in 1750.
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