Anglo-Saxon culture of England. It comes from the name of a medieval court official called a beadle. A beadle performed similar duties to those of a bailiff in a modern court of law, as well as acting as a sort of town crier, and later as a constable of the parish.
Early Origins of the Bettale family
Yorkshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Bettale family
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Bettale Spelling Variations
spelling variations, including Beadell, Beadle, Beadles, Beedle, Beedell, Bedle and others.
Early Notables of the Bettale family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bettale family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Bettale were among those contributors: John Beadle who settled in Barbados in 1634; John and Gabriel Beadle, who settled in Virginia in 1608; twelve years before the "Mayflower"; Philip and Robert Beadle settled in Virginia in 1653.
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