Early Origins of the Beechcraft family
Durham, where they held a family seat from ancient times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Beechcraft family
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Beechcraft Spelling Variations
The name, Beechcraft, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Beecroft, Becroft, Becraft, Bearcroft and others.
Early Notables of the Beechcraft family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Beechcraft family to the New World and Oceana
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 Beechcraft surname who came to North America were: E. J. Beecraft arrived in San Francisco, California, in 1750.
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