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Beenghan History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Anglo-Saxon name Beenghan comes from when the family resided in Norfolk.

Early Origins of the Beenghan family


The surname Beenghan was first found in the county of Norfolk. Baynham Hall is a 17th century manor house located in Michaelchurch-On-Arrow, Gladestry, Powys, Wales. We do known that Hugh Lloyd purchased Baynham Hall in about 1830, but as far as who originally had the manor house built remains a mystery.

Early History of the Beenghan family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Beenghan research.
Another 313 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1476, 1500, 1557, 1546, 1543, 1536, 1611, 1582, 1602, 1628, 1606, 1664, 1629, 1681, 1565 and 1593 are included under the topic Early Beenghan History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Beenghan Spelling Variations


Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago, spelling variations of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Beenghan include Baynham, Bayneham, Bainham, Banham, Banam and others.

Early Notables of the Beenghan family (pre 1700)


Notables of the family at this time include Thomas Baynham (d. 1500), Constable of St Briavel's Castle. His descendant, Sir Christopher Baynham (d.1557) was the first of the family to hold Clearwell, a village and former ancient manor in the Forest of Dean, West Gloucestershire. Sir George Baynham (died 1546), was...
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Migration of the Beenghan family to Ireland


Some of the Beenghan family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Beenghan family to the New World and Oceana


A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants: William Baynham who settled in New England in 1718; Richard Baynham settled in Maryland in 1774; Henry Baynham also settled in New England in 1763.

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