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The Benteboe name was coined by the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. Benteboe was originally a name given to someone who worked as a person employed as an archer which is derived from the Old English words bend, which means to bend, and bowe which means bow.

Early Origins of the Benteboe family


The surname Benteboe was first found in Middlesex, where they held a family seat from the Middle Ages.

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Early History of the Benteboe family

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Early History of the Benteboe family


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Another 191 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1349, 1440, 1545, 1585, 1607, 1623, 1653, 1653, 1702, 1702, 1883, 1681, 1708 and 1729 are included under the topic Early Benteboe History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Benteboe Spelling Variations

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Benteboe Spelling Variations


It is only in the last few hundred years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon surnames like Benteboe are characterized by many spelling variations. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. The variations of the name Benteboe include: Benbow, Bendbow, Benbowe, Bendbowe, Benbough, Bendebowe and many more.

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Early Notables of the Benteboe family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Benteboe family (pre 1700)


Distinguished members of the family include Rear-Admiral John Benbow (1653-1702), whose most famous exploit took place in August 1702 when he kept up a running fight for four days with a French squadron off St Marta in the West Indies after being deserted by most of his fleet, eponym of three...
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Migration of the Benteboe family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Benteboe family to the New World and Oceana


Many English families tired of political and religious strife left Britain for the new colonies in North America. Although the trip itself offered no relief - conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and many travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute - these immigrants believed the opportunities that awaited them were worth the risks. Once in the colonies, many of the families did indeed prosper and, in turn, made significant contributions to the culture and economies of the growing colonies. An inquiry into the early roots of North American families has revealed a number of immigrants bearing the name Benteboe or a variant listed above: Ann Benbow who sailed to Virginia in 1652.

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