Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is derived from their having lived in the county of Hertfordshire, where they took their name from the parish of Barley. Barley is also a village in the borough of Pendle, in Lancashire which dates back to 1266.
Early Origins of the Bearley family
Hertfordshire, and perhaps Essex where Borley is a village and civil parish. Many of the family claim descent from the village and civil parish of Albury.
Early History of the Bearley family
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Bearley Spelling Variations
spelling variations under which the name Bearley has appeared include Barley, Barly, Barely, Barle, Barlay and others.
Early Notables of the Bearley family (pre 1700)
Hertfordshire. He was attainted of treason for his support of Perkin Warbeck and lost all his lands. Pardoned in 1501, he was once again in possession of his lands, including the manors of Wicken, Elsenham, Albury, Wickhamstead and...
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Migration of the Bearley family to Ireland
Some of the Bearley family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Bearley family to the New World and Oceana
At this time, the shores of the New World beckoned many English families that felt that the social climate in England was oppressive and lacked opportunity for change. Thousands left England at great expense in ships that were overcrowded and full of disease. A great portion of these settlers never survived the journey and even a greater number arrived sick, starving, and without a penny. The survivors, however, were often greeted with greater opportunity than they could have experienced back home. These English settlers made significant contributions to those colonies that would eventually become the United States and Canada. An examination of early immigration records and passenger ship lists revealed that people bearing the name Bearley arrived in North America very early:
Bearley Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
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